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Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives

For Immediate Release

November 2, 2010

Contact: David Riddleberger, Supervisor
(919) 719-2021

Earl Woodham, PIO Supervisor
(704) 716-1843

ATF Offers $2500 Reward for Gun Store Burglary

Twenty-Nine Handguns Taken in Burglary of Licensed Firearms Dealer

RALEIGH, N.C. — Zebedee T. Graham, Special Agent in Charge of the Charlotte Field Division, Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF), has announced a reward of up to $2,500 for information that leads to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for the burglary of Arrow Pawn, 2421 Crabtree Blvd., Raleigh, N.C. Arrow Pawn is a federally licensed firearms dealer.

On Oct. 28 unknown persons broke into Arrow Pawn in the early morning hours and stole 29 firearms. The burglary of Arrow Pawn is being investigated by ATF and the Raleigh Police Department.

Anyone with information about this crime may report it to the:

ATF Raleigh Field Office: (919) 719 - 2021
ATF Gun Hotline: (800) ATF GUNS (800) 283-4867
Raleigh Police Department: (919) 834 -4357 (HELP)

All information will be treated confidentially and the callers will remain anonymous if they request.

ATF is the federal agency with jurisdiction for investigating federal firearms violations and regulating the firearms industry. More information on ATF and its programs can be found at