The FBI and local officials said several weapons have gone missing a break-in at the U.S. Army Reserve armory in Worcester on Saturday night.
CBSBoston reported that six semi-automatic rifles and 10 pistols were stolen from a gun locker.
The missing weapons were entered into a national database, and federal, state, and local law enforcement have been alerted.
“We’re currently looking into it,” Hank Shaw, the special agent in charge of the FBI’s Boston division told MassLive.com. "There is no indication that these missing weapons are connected to any kind of terrorism threat whatsoever. Nevertheless, every effort will be made to recover these weapons immediately."
The weapons were entered into a national database, according to the FBI. Federal, state and local law enforcement authorities are on alerted.
Governo Charlie Baker revealed the break-in during a public safety briefing on Sunday.
Metro Boston will have more on this as more information becomes available.