For Immediate Release
ATF and Davenport Police Announce Reward in Gun Store Burglary
Davenport, Ia.—The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) and the Davenport Police Department today announced a reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of those responsible for the theft of firearms from Davenport Guns, a federally licensed firearms dealer.
ATF and Davenport Police Department are offering up to $2,500 for information in the case.
In the early morning hours of Tuesday, September 11, unknown suspects broke into Davenport Guns, 3701 Mississippi Avenue, stealing several firearms from the premises. The Davenport Police Department responded to the scene and found that the suspects had made entry through a door to the business and taken numerous firearms before fleeing.
Anyone with information about this burglary should contact ATF at 1-800-ATF-GUNS (800-283-4867), email ATFTips@atf.gov, or contact ATF through its website at www.atf.gov/contact/atftips. Tips may also be submitted anonymously to ATF using the ReportIt® app, available on both Google Play and the Apple App Store, or by visiting www.reportit.com.
ATF is the federal agency with jurisdiction over violations of federal firearms laws. ATF works closely with the members of the firearms industry to curb the criminal acquisition and misuse of firearms. More information about ATF and its programs can be found at www.atf.gov. Follow the Kansas City Field Division on Twitter @ATFKansasCity for the latest information on this case.