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Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives

Reward Notice

For Immediate Release

Tuesday, April 30, 2019
Contact: Jason Chudy, Public Information Officer

ATF, NSSF Offer Up to $10K Reward for Fred's Guns Burglary

SEATTLE — The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) and the National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF), the trade association for the firearms industry, announced a reward today for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the persons responsible for the April 13 burglary of Fred’s Guns at 261340 Hwy 101, in Sequim, Wash., in which about 30 firearms were stolen.

ATF is offering a reward of up to $5,000, matched by the NSSF for a possible reward of up to $10,000.

The burglar, or burglars, used a farm vehicle to break into the building.

The Clallam County Sheriff’s Office and ATF are investigating the burglary.

Anyone with information about the person or persons responsible and/or information leading to the recovery of the stolen firearms should contact ATF at 1-888-ATF-TIPS (888-283-8477), email, or contact ATF through its website at

Tips may also be submitted to ATF using the ReportIt® app, available on both Google Play and the Apple App Store, or by visiting

All calls and tips will be kept confidential. More information about ATF and its programs are available at


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