Bourbonnais, IL – A new tenant in Bourbonnais made an unexpected discovery while moving into an apartment on Wednesday.
According to local police, the individual found a gun wrapped inside a pillowcase within the unit. The Bourbonnais Police Department is actively seeking the owner of the firearm, which, as per reports, had not been reported stolen.
The department is conducting an investigation to trace the ownership of the gun and determine how it ended up in the apartment. Local authorities are urging anyone with information to come forward, emphasizing the importance of firearm safety and responsible ownership.
This incident has raised questions about gun security in residential areas, prompting the police to remind the community about the proper storage and reporting of firearms.