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Dutch Army Barracks Theft, 62 Submachine Guns Taken

January 24, 1987

EDE, Netherlands (AP) _ A Dutch army post was burglarized and 62 Israeli-made UZI submachine guns and five Browning automatic pistols taken, a Dutch military police spokesman said today.

The burglary of the armory of the Simon Stevin army barracks here was discovered late Friday by a guard patrol, according to the spokesman, Gijsbert Pellegrom.

Pellegrom said a signal gun was also taken but no ammunition appeared to be missing.

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