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Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives

Reward Notice

For Immediate Release

Tuesday, November 13, 2018
Contact: Special Agent Gerod King

ATF Offers Reward for Information on Burglary in Carthage

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) today announced a reward of up to $5,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of those responsible for the recent burglary of the Renegade Gun and Pawn Shop in Carthage, N.C.


On November 4, 2018, an unidentified suspect(s) forcibly entered the business, located at 4915 US 15-501 South, and stole multiple firearms. The suspect(s) fled the scene in a white or light-color sedan.  ATF is investigating the burglary along with the Carthage Police Department and the Moore County Sheriff’s Office.    


Anyone with information should contact ATF at 1-800-ATF-GUNS (800-283-4867), email, or contact ATF through its website at Tips may also be submitted to ATF through the ReportIt® app, available on both Google Play and the Apple App Store, or by visiting All calls and tips will be kept confidential. 


ATF along with our law enforcement partners are committed to ensuring that our communities are safe, and that those who commit violent crimes such as this are held accountable. The reward is part of a larger national cooperative initiative between the NSSF and ATF in which NSSF matches ATF rewards 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.


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