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Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives

Reward Notice

Contact: Alexandria Corneiro
For Immediate Release
Monday, September 28, 2020

ATF Offers $10,000 Reward for Information on Esprit Townhome Apartments Arson

RENO, Nev.- The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco Firearms and Explosives (ATF) is offering a reward of up to $10,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person/persons responsible for the fire at 11800 Veterans Parkway. On Thursday, July 23, at approximately 3:20 a.m., the Reno Fire Department responded to a multi-alarm fire at the Esprit Townhome Apartments. The fire consumed eleven buildings in various stages of construction resulting in approximately $15 million dollars of financial loss. The fire was determined to be an act of arson. ATF and the Reno Fire Department are investigating this case.

Lewis Management Corporation is offering an additional reward of up to $20,000 leading to the arrest and conviction of the person(s) responsible for the fire. The total reward for the Esprit Townhome Apartments fires is a combined $30,000.

Anyone with any information about this crime should contact ATF at 1-(888)-ATF-Fire (1-888-283-3473) or by visiting or through the mobile “reportit” app, available both on Google Play and the Apple App Store.


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