$6,000 reward offered in recent Danville burglary

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A reward is being offered in connection to a recent burglary in Danville.  

It happened at Deluxe Pawn, which is a Federal Firearms Licensee in the city.  

The ATF is offering a reward in the amount of 2,500 dollars which will be matched by NSSF and further supported by Crime Stoppers with a 1,000 dollar reward for a total reward of $6,000.00.

If you have any information about this crime, you are asked to call the Danville Crime Stoppers at (434) 793-0000.  

Here is the press release: 

The Danville Police Department is currently investigating a recent early morning burglary of a local business that resulted in the theft of firearms. Additionally, the Bureau of Alcohol Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) the Danville Police Department and the National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF), the trade association for the firearms industry, have announced reward support for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person(s) responsible for the theft of firearms from Deluxe Pawn, a Federal Firearms Licensee in Danville Virginia. Danville Crime Stoppers also offers up to $1000.00 dollars for information leading to an arrest and conviction.

The ATF is offering a reward in the amount of $2,500.00 which will be matched by NSSF and further supported by Crime Stoppers with a $1,000.00 reward for a total reward of $6,000.00.

The reward is part of a larger national cooperative initiative between NSSF and ATF in which NSSF matches ATF rewards in cases involving theft of firearms from federally licensed firearm retailers. The ATF works closely with members of the firearms industry to curb the criminal acquisition and misuse of firearms.

Click the following link to view video footage from the burglary https://www.facebook.com/180738078676398/videos/1381884081895119/

Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact Danville Crime Stoppers at (434) 793-0000, or via our crime tips line on your computer at crimetips@danvilleva.gov. Information given will remain confidential. Citizens who contact Crime Stoppers by telephone may be eligible for a cash reward of up to
$1,000.00.

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