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Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives

Reward Notice

For Immediate Release

Monday, June 13, 2016
Contact: Michael Knight

ATF Offers Reward in Historic Mill Fire

ATF, TPD, ASFMO and Crime Stoppers Seek Public’s Help in Mount Vernon Mills Fire

TALLASSEE, Ala. — The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) in conjunction with the Tallassee Police Department, Alabama State Fire Marshal’s Office and Crime Stoppers, have announced a reward for up to $ 2,500 for information leading to the arrest and conviction for those responsible for a fire which occurred at the Mount Vernon Mills.

On May 4 2016, a fire occurred at the Mount Vernon Mills, 1 Tuskegee Road, Tallassee. Security cameras in the area captured a picture of a person/vehicle sought in possible connection to the fire.

Anyone with information about this crime should contact the Crime Stoppers (334) 215-STOP (7867) or ATF at (888) ATF-FIRE (1-888-283-3473).

ATF is the lead federal law enforcement agency with jurisdiction involving violent crimes of fire and arson. More information about ATF and its programs is available at




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