For Immediate Release
ATF, Firearms Industry Offer Reward of Up to $5,000 for Information in the ATS Tactical Gear Firearms Burglary
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — 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 burglary of ATS Tactical Gear, a federal firearms licensee (FFL) in Oak Grove, Ky. ATF and the NSSF are each offering a reward of up to $2,500 for a total reward of $5,000 for information that leads to an arrest.
On Dec. 5, 2018, between the hours of 2 and 4 a.m., multiple subjects burglarized ATS Tactical Gear, located at 15858 Fort Campbell Blvd. Unit D, in Oak Grove, Ky., and stole multiple firearms. Subjects were observed using a late model white 4-door Chevrolet believed to be a Chevrolet Cruz.
Anyone with information about this crime should contact ATF at 1-800-ATF-GUNS (800-283-4867), email ATFTips@atf.gov or contact ATF through it’s website at www.atf.gov/contact/atf-tips. Tips may also be submitted to ATF by using the ReportIt app, or by visiting www.reportit.com. You may also provide information by contacting CRIME STOPPERS at (270) 887-TIPS (8477). All calls and tips will be kept confidential.
ATF, along with its law enforcement partners, are committed to ensuring that our communities are safe, and that those that commit violent crimes such as these will be held accountable. The 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 FFL retailers. ATF works closely with members of the firearms industry to curb the criminal acquisition and misuse of firearms.
For more information about ATF, go to www.atf.gov.