$5,000 REWARD: Alcohol Firearms Tobacco Focus Good Hope Burglary
The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) in conjunction with the Cullman County Sheriff’s Office and the National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF), the trade association for the firearms industry, are offering a reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction for those responsible for the theft of firearms from Pawn Your Bond, a federal firearm licensee (FFL).
On August 6, 2017, Pawn Your Bond located at 1506 County Road 437 in Good Hope was burglarized.
Approximately seven firearms were reported stolen. ATF industry operations investigators are in the process of conducting an inventory to determine the exact number of firearms stolen.
ATF is offering the reward in the amount of up to $2,500, which will be matched by the NSSF for a total reward of up to $ 5,000, for information regarding this crime.
Information can also be sent to ATF via the mobile app www.reportit.com by using the Nashville field division as the location.
This reward is part of a larger national cooperative initiative between the NSSF and ATF in which NSSF matches ATF’s reward in cases involving the theft of firearms from federally licensed firearms retailers. ATF works closely with members of the firearm industry to curb the criminal acquisition and misuse of firearms.
ATF is the lead federal law enforcement agency with jurisdiction involving firearms, violent crimes and regulates the firearm industry. More information about ATF and its programs is available at www.atf.gov.