Two Men Arrested for Gun Theft

, Posted: Sat, February 2 2013 at 6:50 PM, Updated: Sat, February 2 2013 at 7:05 PM

Two Men Arrested for Gun Theft

Tonight police say two men are behind bars -- accused of playing a role in stealing guns. One of them is also suspected of identity theft.

Medford police say 21-year-old William Sandercock and 31-year-old Randall Kirby were arrested in connection with guns stolen from a home on January 31st.

Sandercock was caught when he allegedly tried to sell one of the guns to another person.

In addition, Sandercock allegedly opened several credit card accounts under the burglary victim's name, resulting in nine counts of identity theft.

All the stolen guns but one, a .22 caliber revolver, have been accounted for.

Kirby is charged with first and second degree theft, his bail is 14-thousand dollars.

Meantime, Sandercock is on 70-thousand dollars bail.

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