Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives
Philadelphia Field Division
At The Frontline Against Violent Crime
For Immediate Release
January 8, 2009
Contact: John Hageman
(609) 743-2987 (cell)
ATF Offers $5,000 Reward in Franklin County Gun Store Burglary
PHILADELPHIA — Mark W. Potter, Special Agent in Charge of the Philadelphia Field Division of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF), announced that ATF is offering a $5,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of those responsible for a burglary that occurred January 6 at the Keystone Country Store.
The burglary of the gun shop located at 168 Path Valley Road, Fort Loudon, Pa., occurred just prior to 6:00 a.m. The number of stolen firearms totals 19: 16 handguns and three long guns.
Anyone with information about this crime should contact ATF at 1-800-ATF-GUNS (800-283-4867) or the your local Pennsylvania State Police Barracks; all calls will be kept confidential.
More information on ATF can be found at www.atf.gov.