Gun Store Robbed For 3rd Time This Year!
Authorities searching for 5 suspects who stole 63 firearms from Spring gun store!
A gun store in Spring has been hit by burglars for the third time this year. A recent video shows thieves busting into the store at 4 a.m. and grabbing 63 guns last Friday.
Now, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms is looking for the suspects. The store was hit back in January and again in April of this year. So far, over 100 guns have been stolen from the store.
Not only is this the third time this year that this store has been robbed, but it appears to be a growing trend across the nation. Gun Store burglaries.
Earlier this week, we reported on several other firearm stores that have been robbed.
At least five people raided a Sharonville gun shop early Sunday, stealing at least 50 firearms, officials with the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives said according to WLWT5 News.
According to officials, at least five people broke into the store, stealing at least 50 firearms.
“It was very quick, less than three minutes in and out, once they were inside of our retail area. It was very, very quick,” said Jon Villing, retail and training manager at Target World.
The ATF is working with the Sharonville Police Department to investigate.
“We’re reviewing our own footage to see if anything strikes us as odd, and we’ve got a list of firearms and serial numbers that are out to not only federal and local law enforcement, but to other firearm enthusiasts, people in the area, to be on the look out for the firearms,” Villing said.
The ATF and the National Shooting Sports Foundation are offering a reward of up to $10,000 for information on the thefts.
Anyone who has information about this burglary should contact ATF at 1-800-ATF-GUNS.