Afton man arrested for alleged theft of 16 guns from Idaho Cabela's

(Afton, Wyo.) - At approximately 11:30 p.m. last night, Bonneville County, Idaho Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to an alarm at Cabela’s in Ammon, Idaho. Upon arrival, they discovered someone had been inside the building and approximately 16 different firearms, ammunition, and other items were taken. It appeared that the suspect had possibly been hiding inside the store until after closing before gathering items and leaving. This crime was similar in nature to a Burglary at Sportsman’s Warehouse in Ammon that occurred in the early morning hours of March 25 where two firearms and possibly other items were taken. The Bonneville County Sheriff’s Office detectives just announced that have located and apprehended a suspect in both of the burglaries with the assistance of the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office in Wyoming and tips from the public. Through investigation, detectives contacted deputies in Lincoln County who were able to locate and take into custody Jace Chadwick, 20, of Afton, Wyoming. Chadwick was booked into the Lincoln County Jail on Possession of Stolen Property charges. Further charges in Bonneville County are pending at this time. Detectives are working on collecting some of the stolen property as well as more evidence in the Afton area where Chadwick was located. *Feature Photo: Photo of the suspect from the Cabela's burglary. h/t Bonneville County, Idaho Sheriff’s Office / Pitchengine Communities* #buckrail #news