$10,000 Reward Being Offered For Firearms Theft Suspect

A $10,000 reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction of those responsible for stealing nearly 40 handguns from a federally licensed Wilmington gun shop.

The ATF and the NSSF are both offering $5,000 for the July 28th burglary at Wilmington Guns located on 7213 Market Street in Wilmington.

Thirty-nine handguns were taken, according to authorities.

The ATF and New Hanover County Sheriff's Office is investigating the case.

Anyone with information about this crime should contact ATF at 1-800-ATF-GUNS (800-283-4867). All calls will be kept confidential.