BOZEMAN, Mont. -

The following is a news release from Butte-Silver Bow CrimeStoppers.


DATE: Sometime between Nov. 30, 2011 and May 20, 2012 TYPE OF INCIDENT: Residential Burglary LOCATION OF CRIME: 1138 Maiden Rock Road (Melrose, Mt) POLICE CASE REPORT: 212CR0011058


Sometime between the above noted times the complainant?s residence was forcefully entered and several rooms ransacked. Numerous items were taken which include:

42" Vizio flat screen TV bearing serial number 3642-0342-0393, valued at $700; Hard 2 gun travel case with two soft cases, valued at $150; Ruger M77 300 Win with custom muzzle brake and Redfield 3x9 Illuminator scope, valued at $1200; Browning BAR Belgium 300 Win with Redfield 5 star 3x9 scope, valued at $850; Ruger 10/22 black with synthetic stock 4x, valued at $200; Mossberg 12 gauge over/under with stainless receiver with pheasant engraving, valued at $600; .22 Revolver, unknown make or model number, valued at $50; Alpen Optics 15x60 spotting scope with tripod, valued at $350 and; Redfield Camo Armored 10x50 binoculars, valued at $300

If anyone saw any suspicious person or vehicle(s) in the area please contact the Butte-Silver Bow Law Enforcement Department or Crime stoppers at the numbers listed below.


SUSPECT (Include height, weight, eye color, hair color, hair length, facial hair, scars, tattoos, weapons, and clothing) UNKNOWN

VEHICLE (Include make, model, year, color, license, state, damage, other identifiers) UNKNOWN


Anyone with information about this crime or any other crime should call the Crimestoppers information line at 782-7336. You may remain anonymous and may be eligible for a cash reward of up to $1000.00. Information may also be reported to Sergeant Jimm Kilmer at 497-1161.