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Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives

Reward Notice

For Immediate Release

Friday, November 22, 2019
Contact: Charlene Hennessy, Special Agent & PIO

ATF Increases Reward in Relation to 2016 Pine Street Bombing Suspect(s)

PHILADELPHIA – November 22, 2019 marks the 3-year anniversary of the Pine Street package bombing that left a Philadelphia man severely injured after it detonated upon opening it. Investigators from the ATF Philadelphia Arson & Explosives Task Force, FBI, Postal Inspectors and Philadelphia Police continue to work together to try to find the individual(s) responsible but are asking the public for their help.

A reward for information leading to the identification and arrest of the individual pictured below has been increased to $15,000. For more information about the incident, or to view the video, please visit the Philadelphia Police Department’s youtube link:

Suspect wearing a blue winter jacket, blue jeans and tennis shoes.

Anyone with information should call the ATF 24/7 hotline at 1-888-ATF-BOMB (1-888-283-2662), email, or contact Philadelphia Police at 215-686-TIPS/text PPDTIP or 773847. Tips can be submitted anonymously using the Reportit® app, or by visiting, using the ATF Philadelphia Field Division as the location.


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