Stolen guns and burglary loot found in Burlington apartment

Posted on: 9:18 am, October 22, 2013, by , updated on: 10:47am, October 22, 2013

Anthony Darnell Herron photo from Des Moines County Jail

Anthony Darnell Herron photo from Des Moines County Jail

Police say they found stolen firearms and items taken in a Des Moines County burglary when they served a narcotics warrant at an apartment in Burlington, Iowa.

Investigators served the warrant at an apartment in the 1400 block of Jefferson Street just before 3:30 p.m. Monday, October 21, 2013.

“Located within the home were stolen firearms, an offensive weapon and items taken from a burglary in Des Moines County over the weekend,” said a statement from the Des Moines County Sheriff’s Department.

Anthony Darnell Herron, 22, was arrested and charged in connection with the case.  Police said Herron was charged with misdemeanor first-degree harassment as well as felony counts of second-degree burglary, possession of an offensive weapon and two counts of possession of firearms by a convicted felon. 

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