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Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives

Reward Notice

Contact: Clara S. Himel
For Immediate Release
Wednesday, June 3, 2020

ATF, West Palm Beach Police Department Offer $5,000 Reward for Information on Attempted Burglary at Queen of Pawns in West Palm Beach

West Palm Beach, FL. — The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) and the West Palm Beach Police Department announce a reward today of up to $5,000 for information related to any information that will lead to arrest on the attempted burglary of the Queen of Pawn in West Palm Beach.

In the early morning hours of June 1, 2020 a group of unidentified suspects broke the front door of Queen of Pawns, located at 4900 Broadway Avenue, West Palm Beach, FL. One suspect fired a handgun into the entrance of the business. Several other suspects were armed with machetes, rocks, bricks, and hammers. The suspects were unsuccessful at gaining entry into the closed business.

The suspect who fired the handgun was riding on the passenger side of a white (over black) Range Rover bearing New York license plate JLF8429.

Anyone with any information about this crime should contact ATF at 1-888-ATF-TIPS (888-283-8477), by visiting or through the mobile “reportit” app, available both on Google Play and the Apple App Store, or text ATFMIA to 63975. In addition tipsters can also call the West Palm Beach Police Department at 561-822-1900 or the Palm Beach Crimestoppers at 1-800-458-TIPS (1-800-458-8477). All calls will be kept confidential.  

When reporting information, include as many details as possible as well as contact information if seeking a reward. Information eligible for reward must lead to the arrest and conviction of those responsible for the robbery.

This investigation is being conducted jointly by the ATF West Palm Beach Field Office and the West Palm Beach Police Department. A short video clip is also attached to this reward notice.

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Still photos of suspects who attempted a burglary at Queen of Pawns

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Suspects captured in still photos who attempted to burglarize Queen of Pawns in West Palm Beach, Florida.

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Still-frame image of a vehicle captured on surveillance footage from outside of Queen of Pawns in West Palm Beach, Florida

ATF is a bureau within the Department of Justice whose mission is to prevent, interrupt and remove violent gun crime from American communities. The Miami Field Division works with local, state and federal law enforcement and public safety organizations to combat violent gun crime in Southeast Florida, Puerto Rico, and the United States Virgin Islands. 




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