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Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives

Reward Notice

Contact: Stephanie Collins, Public Information Officer
For Immediate Release
Thursday, December 3, 2020

ATF Offers Reward of Up to $2,500 for Information Leading to the Arrest of the Person Responsible for Robberies in Franklin, Kentucky

Bowling Green, Ky. — The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) Louisville Field Division (LFD) announced a reward today for information on the individual responsible for two recent robberies in Franklin, Kentucky.

ATF is offering a reward of up to $2,500 for information leading to the identification, arrest and conviction of the person responsible for the crimes listed below. ATF and the Franklin, Kentucky Police Department are conducting the joint investigation:

  • On November 19, 2020, the clerk at Avery’s Kratom Barrel located at 6430 Nashville Road in Franklin, Kentucky was robbed at gun point. The suspect is described as a black male, early to mid 20’s, slim build, 5’5” - 5’7”, armed with a black handgun.
  • On November 25, 2020, two employees of Lotto Land located at 3765 Nashville Road in Franklin, Kentucky were robbed at gun point by a similarly described suspect armed with a black handgun.

It is believed the same individual is responsible for both robberies. Attached are copies of the images taken from surveillance footage of the suspect and a dark color GM extended cab, lifted truck believed to be the vehicle used by the suspect.

The ATF is requesting the public’s assistance in identifying and locating the person of interest in these investigations. Photos are attached and can be found by the public on Twitter @ATFLouisville.

Anyone with information about this crime should contact ATF at 1-800-ATF-GUNS (800-283-4867), email or contact ATF through it’s website at Tips may also be submitted to ATF by using the ReportIt app, or by visiting You may also provide information by contacting the Franklin, Kentucky CRIME STOPPERS at 270-482-5765.

ATF, along with its law enforcement partners, are committed to ensuring that our communities are safe, and that those that commit violent crimes such as this will be held accountable.

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