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Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives

Reward Notice

Contact: Matthew Deasaro
For Immediate Release
Thursday, March 4, 2021

$5,000 Reward Offered in Provo Fire Investigation

Provo, Utah — The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF), Denver Field Division, the Provo Police Department, the Provo Fire Department, and the Utah State Fire Marshal have announced a reward of up to $5,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for setting fire to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Provo, Utah.

On February 25, 2021, the Provo Fire and Police Departments responded to a fire at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints located at 667 N. 600 E, Provo, UT. This investigation is being conducted jointly by the Provo Police Department, Provo Fire Department, the Utah State Fire Marshal, and ATF. 

Anyone with information about this crime should contact the ATF Hotline 1-888-ATF-FIRE / 1-888-283-3473 or the Provo Police Department at 801-852-6210.  

Information can also be sent via email to, through ATF’s website at Tips can also be submitted anonymously by using the Reportit® app, available from both Google Play and the Apple App store, or by visiting

ATF is the federal law enforcement agency with jurisdiction for investigating fires and explosions. More information about ATF and its programs can be found at and by following ATF on Twitter @ATFHQ.


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