LONGVIEW, Wash. -- A burglar pried open the front door of a home near Longview and stole four .22 rifles, two shotguns, a laptop computer, TV, checkbook and debit card, according to investigators.
The items were stolen on July 7 and the card was used a short time later, at a McDonald's in Kelso (pictured), Bridgeview Tobacco in Rainier and a Safeway store in Longview.
The suspect was described as white male adult between 20 and 40 with short dark hair and a goatee. Detectives warned that he could be armed.
Investigators released photos of the escape vehicle, hoping someone might spot it and alert authorities. It was a dark blue late '90s Nissan 200sx coupe with black rims, spoiler and missing the Nissan symbol on the grill.
Anyone with information on the case was asked to call the Cowlitz County Sheriff's Office at 360-577-3092, or Cowlitz Crime Stoppers at 360-577-1206.