For Immediate Release
ATF, NSSF Offering Reward Up To $10,000 for Information on FFL Robbery
NEW ORLEANS — The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) New Orleans Field Division is offering a reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the individual(s) responsible for the robbery of Cash America Pawn (FFL) located at 3051 Gentilly Ave., New Orleans, LA 70122. ATF is offering the reward along with the National Sports Shooting Foundation (NSSF), the trade association for the firearms industry, for a total reward up to $10,000.
On March 14, 2018, an unknown suspect entered Cash America Pawn during normal operating hours, armed with a handgun that was loaded with a high capacity magazine. The unidentified suspect jumped up onto the counter, pointed the firearm at employees and customers, and demanded money and firearms. The robbery resulted in the loss of an undisclosed amount of U.S. currency and multiple firearms. The suspect fled in an unknown direction.
Anyone with information regarding these crimes should report it to:
ATF New Orleans Group I at 504-841-7100
This reward is part of a larger national cooperative initiative between the NSSF and ATF in which NSSF matches ATF’s reward 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.
More information about ATF and its programs is available at www.atf.gov.