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ATF offers reward in Independence Bass Pro Shop burglary

Updated: 2014-02-17T13:13:59Z

The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives is offering a $5,000 reward for information leading to arrests and convictions in the theft of firearms from the Bass Pro Shop in Independence.

The agency’s Kansas City Field Division said in a news release that several long guns were stolen during a burglary. Independence police were dispatched to the store’s Independence location just after 3 a.m. Thursday after an alarm went off.

The release says the ATF and Independence police are investigating.

| The Associated Press

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