On 9/14/2018 officers received a theft report from the owner of Battleground Indoor Airsoft. He reported that a former employee Sean Lynn of Bellevue was caught on camera stealing items from the business, Lynn admitted to the owner of stealing but failed to return any merchandise. Officer began investigating and gathered information that Lynn was attempting to sell airsoft guns through Facebook. Through the use of a covert operation and buyer, it was confirmed that Lynn had the stolen items at his residence. A search warrant was obtained and executed on his residence resulting in the recovery of an estimated $14,547 in airsoft items.
Lynn was taken into custody and delivered to the Allegheny County Jail. He faces a preliminary hearing on the charges listed.