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Authorities offer reward in Raleigh gun shop burglary

Posted August 3, 2011 2:23 p.m. EDT

— Authorities are offering a $2,500 reward for information leading to an arrest and conviction of those responsible for stealing guns from a Raleigh store. 

Police said Wednesday that someone broke into Bear Creek Gun Shop and Gunsmithing, 2411 E. Millbrook Ave., on July 28 and took 19 firearms. 

The Charlotte Field Division of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives and the Raleigh Police Department are investigating the theft. 

Anyone with information about the burglary should contact the ATF Raleigh Field Office at 919-719-2021, the ATF Gun Hotline 800-283-4867 or Raleigh police at 919-834-4357.