For Immediate Release
ATF and Firearms Industry Offer $5,000 Reward in Firearms Theft
North Las Vegas, Nev.– The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) and the National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF) -- the trade association for the firearms industry -- have announced a reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of those responsible for the theft of firearms from the New Frontier Armory Federal Firearm Licensee (FFL)
ATF is offering a reward up to $2,500, which will be matched by the NSSF for a total reward of $5,000.
This reward is part of a larger national cooperative initiative between the NSSF and ATF in which the 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.
The suspects burglarized the shop at approximately 1:30 A.M., November 20, 2019. Two suspects entered the premises, located at 150 E Centennial Pkwy #110, North Las Vegas, NV 89084, removed six handguns from the store and fled the scene. One suspect is a black male, with a thin build. He was wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, black gloves, black mask, grey sweat pants and black/gray Jordan brand shoes. The first suspect was in the store for less than two minutes before exiting through the broken window and out of camera view. The second suspect is a black male, with a medium build. He was wearing a blue hoodie, blue gloves, black mask and blue jeans. He was seen carrying a blue bag into the store. ATF and the North Las Vegas Police Department are investigating the burglary.
Anyone with any information about this crime should contact ATF or the North Las Vegas Police Department. Contact ATF at 1-800-ATF-GUNS (800-283-4867) or by visiting www.reportit.com or through the mobile “reportit” app, available both on Google Play and the Apple App Store. All calls will be kept confidential. Alternatively, contact the North Las Vegas Police Department at 702-633-9111.