Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives
St. Paul Field Division
At The Frontline Against Violent Crime
For Immediate Release
September 28, 2010
Contact: Special Agent Robert Schmidt, PIO-ATF
ATF Announces $5,000 Reward for Gun Theft
ST. PAUL, Minn. — Special Agent in Charge Bernard J. Zapor of the St. Paul Field Division, Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF), today announced that ATF is offering a reward of up to $5,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for the firearms theft that occurred at Al’s Gun Shop located at 1597 East County Road E, White Bear Lake, Minn.
Several firearms were stolen during a burglary of the federally licensed firearms dealer on April 8, 2010.
ATF and the Ramsey County Sheriff’s Department are investigating the theft.
We are requesting that the public provide investigative assistance by presenting information that will assist in recovering these stolen firearms and bring justice to the person or persons responsible for this crime, said Zapor.
Any information regarding this burglary should be reported to:
St. Paul ATF Office at (651) 726-0300
Ramsey County Sheriff’s Department at (651) 266-9508
More information about ATF and its programs is available at www.atf.gov