MALDEN, MASS. (WHDH) - State police announced Sunday that a patrol rifle that had been stolen out of a cruiser in Malden has been recovered.

In a statement, state police say the weapon was recovered in the Greater Boston area and that the investigation into the vehicle break-in is ongoing.

No additional information was immediately available.

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