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Stewartville, MN (KROC AM News) - The Olmsted County's Sheriff’s Office has some advice for area residents - don’t leave a gun in your vehicle.

A Stewartville man found out the hard way what may happen if you do. 

He called the sheriff’s office Monday to report a thief had made off with his handgun, which he had left in his unlocked car. The man said the gun was in a center console compartment, along with two boxes of ammo.

The theft occurred late Sunday night or early Monday.

The man lives in the 1100 block of Petersen Ct. NW.  

News update: Bullets hit Rochester car, apartment bedroom. 

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