For Immediate Release
Thursday, August 30, 2018
Contact: Nicole Strong
$10,000 Reward Offered for Information on Cash America Burglary
Houston Field Division
San Antonio, Texas – The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, San Antonio Police Department, and the National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF), the trade association for the firearms industry have announced a reward of up to $10,000 for information leading to the arrest of the suspect(s) responsible for burglarizing Cash America Pawn, located at 8163 Bandera Road, San Antonio, Texas.
On August 27th at 2:30am, unknown suspect(s) entered Cash America Pawn, while the store was closed. The suspect(s) stole 36 firearms and thousands of dollars in jewelry.
As of press time there are no suspect(s) descriptions, photos or video available.
“It is imperative that we recover these guns quickly before they enter the secondary market, and apprehend those responsible,” said ATF Houston Field Division Special Agent in Charge Fred Milanowski.
Anyone with any information about this crime should contact ATF at 1-888-ATF-TIPS. Information can also be sent to ATFTips@atf.gov, through ATF’s website at www.atf.gov/contact/atftips. Tips can be submitted anonymously using the Reportit® app, available from both Google Play and the Apple App store, or by visiting www.reportit.com.”
The reward is part of a larger national cooperative initiative between the NSSF and ATF in which NSSF matches ATF rewards in cases involving the theft of firearms from federally licensed firearms retailers. ATF works closely with members of the firearms industry to curb the criminal acquisition and misuse of firearms.
ATF is the lead federal law enforcement agency with jurisdiction involving firearms and violent crimes, and regulates the firearm industry. More information about ATF and its programs is available at www.atf.gov.