For Immediate Release
ATF Offers Reward in Multiple Armed Robbery Investigation
Seeking Public’s Help in Robbery Investigation
CHARLOTTE, N.C. – The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF), has announced a reward up to $5,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person(s) responsible for the three-armed robberies in the Chapel Hill, N.C., and Durham, N.C., area.
On December 23, 2017, at approximately 3:57 a.m., four unidentified male suspects entered the Circle K convenience store, located at 11399 Highway 15-501 North, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, and conducted an armed robbery. A short time later, at approximately 4:48 a.m., two unidentified male suspects entered the Circle K convenience store, located at 201 South Estes Drive, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, and conducted a second armed robbery. At approximately 5:38 a.m., three unidentified male subjects entered the Circle K convenience store, located at 3406 East U. S. Highway 70, Durham, North Carolina, and conducted a third armed robbery. All three robberies have been connected to the same suspects.
Anyone with information about this crime 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/atf-tips. Tips may also be submitted to ATF through the ReportIt ® app, available on both Google Play and the Apple App Store, or by visiting www.reportit.com. 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.
For more information about ATF go to www.atf.gov.