For Immediate Release
Tuesday, June 27, 2017
Contact: SSA Kevin Moran
ATF, NSSF Offering Reward Up to $10,000 for Information on Firearms Theft
Field Division: New Orleans Field Division
PASCAGOULA, Miss. — 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 those responsible for the burglary and theft of firearms from Pawn Mart, a federal firearms licensee (FFL) located at 2941 Market Street, Pascagoula, MS 39567. 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 June 17, 2017, unknown suspect(s) forced entry into, and burglarized Pawn Mart stealing numerous firearms. The suspect(s) fled in an unknown direction with the stolen firearms.
Anyone with information regarding these crimes should report it to:
ATF Gulfport Field Office at 228-575-6501
All calls will be kept confidential.
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.