Chinese SKS Rifle Among Guns Stolen On Monday

A Chinese SKS rifle and four other guns were taken from a Summerville residence Monday, according to a Chattooga County Sheriff’s report.

Johnathan Bolton, of 55 Marks Road, told deputies that someone broke into his residence through a back window and stole $2,150 worth of guns.

While speaking further to Mr. Bolton one firearm in particular was described as a Chinese made SKS rifle which had his initials (JOB) engraved near the bolt carrier,” Deputy Corey Fielding reported. “I was also advised that it had his father’s name (Stephen Bolton) engraved near the bolt carrier as well but on the opposite side of the firearm.”
The other guns included:

  • A J.C. Higgins 12-gauge shotgun.
  • A Stephenson brand 12-gauge shotgun.
  • A Stephenson brand .22 caliber bolt action gun.
  • A Russian made .25 caliber revolver.