Watauga County Crimestoppers and Boone Police seek the public’s assistance in solving the following crime:
At approximately 3:30 a.m. on Thursday, February 16th the Gold and Closeout Connection pawn shop was broken into. The pawn shop, located near the intersection of Highway 421 and the Highway 105 extension in Boone, was forcibly entered through the front door. Surveillance video shows a dark colored sport utility vehicle or pickup pull in front of the business, then three black males entering the store and taking guns and jewelry.
The men are pictured wearing similar blue hooded jackets and jeans or camouflage pants, gloves, and ball caps.
Anyone with information on this crime or any other crime is asked to call Crimestoppers at 828-268-6959. All information will be kept confidential.
Crimestoppers pays rewards for information, which leads to arrests; recovery of stolen property; seizure of drugs and the location of wanted persons.