Six handguns were stolen from a Chillicothe business in the early morning horse of April 22.

According to a press release from the Chillicothe Police Department, early Wednesday morning, officers were dispatched to a burglary alarm at a local business, where it was discovered forced entry was made to the business. Officers canvased the area in an attempt to locate a suspect(s).

The business owner was contacted and responded to the scene and stated approximately six handguns were stolen from the business.

Officers are working with the ATF on investigating this crime.

Anyone with information regarding the stolen firearms and burglary is urged to contact the Chillicothe

Police Department at 660-646-2121.