CHARLOTTE, N.C. – The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) and Clayton Police Department (CPD) are seeking the public’s assistance in the recovery of five 5.56/.223 caliber rifles stolen on November 23, 2016, during a burglary at Trigger Happy Guns, located at 227 E. Main Street in Clayton, N.C.
Anyone with information regarding the location of these firearms and/or persons who unknowingly purchased one or more of these firearms can contact ATF at 1-888-ATF-TIPS [ 1-888-ATF-TIPS] , email ATFTips@atf.gov (link sends e-mail); through its website at www.atf.gov/contact/atf-tips; or through the ReportIt ® app, www.reportit.com (link is external), available on both Google Play and the Apple App Store.
Anyone with information can also contact Clayton Police Department at 919-553-4611 [ 919-553-4611] . All calls and tips will be kept confidential.
ATF along with our law enforcement partners are committed to ensuring that our communities are safe, and that those who commit violent crimes such as this are held accountable.