Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives
Philadelphia Field Division
At The Frontline Against Violent Crime
For Immediate Release
October 23, 2009
Contact: Assistant Special Agent in Charge Russell May
ATF Offers $5,000 Reward in Gun Store Theft
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 and theft that occurred on October 23rd at the Keystone Country Store, Fort Loudon, Pennsylvania. Two burglars used a hammer to break the front windows of the business. During the burglary 16 handguns were stolen from the gun store.
Anyone with information about this crime should contact ATF at 1-800-ATF-GUNS (800-283-4867) Harrisburg Field Office of ATF at (717) 231-3400, or Pennsylvania State Police (877) 777-6835. All calls will be kept confidential.
More information about ATF and its programs is available at www.atf.gov.