BEND, OR -- A Bend teen is accused of stealing weapons from a local business, early Monday morning. Bend Police responded to Deschutes Arms and Munitions on SE Logsden, at about 3 a.m. Arriving officers found a broken window and two firearms inside. They set up a perimeter and say a suspect was seen running from the scene.
Officers took 19-year-old Brandon Petri into custody and say, during an interview, he admitted to breaking into the business and stealing 14 firearms. He then helped investigators recover the stolen property and the business is now conducting an inventory.
Petri is charged with Burglary II, 14 counts of Theft I, 14 counts of Felon in Possession of a Firearm, Possession of Burglary Tools, nine counts of Criminal Mischief and violating his probation.