August 7, 2003
Police Investigating Attempted Burglary At Gun Shop
Local law enforcement officials are investigating an attempted burglary on the Memphis Square. At approximately 2:30 a.m. August 1 an unidentified male suspect threw a chunk of concrete through the front window of Rossiís Gun Shop located on the west side of the city square.
The burglar(s) attempted to gain access to the store but apparently were scared away from the scene when a light was turned on in the apartment above the store.
The Memphis Police Department is handling the investigation and currently is reviewing evidence from the scene. Anyone that might have seen any suspicious activity in that area on the night of the crime is asked to contact the MPD office at 465-2612.