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Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives

Reward Notice

For Immediate Release

Monday, January 17, 2022
Contact: Jason Chudy

ATF Offers up to $5,000 for Information on December Olympia Fire

SEATTLE — The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) Office announced a reward today for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for the December 15 fire in downtown Olympia that destroyed the under-construction Market Flats apartment complex and damaged several nearby businesses.

ATF is offering a reward of up to $5,000 for information that leads to arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible. The fire, which started about 5 a.m., has been determined to be incendiary in nature, meaning it was human started.

Damage is estimated to be between $5 and $7 million.

Anyone with information on the person or persons responsible for the fire should contact ATF at 1-888- ATF-TIPS (888-283-8477), email ATFTips@atf.gov, or contact ATF through its website at www.atf.gov/contact/atftips.

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

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

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