Police Looking For Gun Thieves

NEWNAN, Ga. (AP) — Federal officials are asking the public to help them find whoever stole guns from a retail store in Newnan.

The Atlanta division of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives on Tuesday announced a $5,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or people responsible for the theft of guns from a licensed firearms dealer. The theft occurred early in the morning of May 30 at Oz Cutlery.

The ATF says 11 handguns were stolen from a shattered glass display case. The ATF says the suspect or suspects broke the glass on the front door and squeezed through the burglar bars.

ATF and Newnan police are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the person or people responsible.

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