UPDATE: October 17, 2021, 4:30 pm – The Russell Police Department tells us no firearms were stolen. The items taken on the night of the robbery were the packaging the guns originally came in.

The police department is currently working on leads. No further information on suspects’ names has been released yet.

RUSSELL, KY (WOWK) – Authorities in Russell, Kentucky are asking for the public’s help in their search for a robbery suspect.

Police responded to an alarm at Matts Gun and Pawn around 1:30am Friday. When they arrived, they saw the side entry door had been broken out.

Anyone with information about a person around the business between 1:00am to 1:30am is asked to call Detective Brent Webster at 606-473-1411.