Civil War Rifle Stolen - NBC Right Now/KNDO/KNDU Tri-Cities, Yakima, WA |

Civil War Rifle Stolen

KITTITAS COUNTY, Wash. - A piece of American history is missing in Kittitas County.

Kittitas County Sheriff's deputies say someone stole a civil war rifle from Olstead State Park near Kittitas.

Deputies responded to an alarm call at the park around 3:30 a.m. Friday morning.

With assistance from park rangers, they noticed the rifle missing from one of the log cabins. 

The rifle is a flint civil war era gun with a bayonet attached.

Sheriff's deputies suspect the person or persons involved were partying in the cabin.

Footprints and beer cans were gatherd for evidence.

If you have any information on the missing rifle, your asked to call 9-1-1.

HD DOPPLER 6i
/