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Gun found in Goodwill donation bin in Rittman, police say

November 9, 2017 GMT

Gun found in Goodwill donation bin in Rittman, police say

RITTMAN, Ohio -- A Goodwill employee found a vintage revolver in a donation bin Wednesday in Rittman, police said.

The employee found the gun, which appears to be at least 80 years old, while sorting through bins, police said in a news release.

The news release does not say if the gun was loaded, or if it is operable.

The gun was mixed in with mail and a photograph. It’s unclear if the items are related, police said.

Investigators are researching the gun’s history to try to identify the owner.

The gun was placed into evidence at the police station.

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