Press Release - ATF Offers $5,000 Reward in Mister Money Robbery
Contact: Special Agent Robert Schmidt, PIO-ATF For Immediate Release
Office: (651) 726-0316 Dec. 17, 2013 www.atf.gov
ATF Offers $5,000 Reward in Mister Money Robbery
ST. PAUL, Minn. – A reward of up to $5,000 for information leading to the arrest and convictions of those responsible for a recent armed robbery at Mister Money, a West Fargo, N.D. pawn shop , was announced today by Scott D. Sweetow, Special Agent in Charge of the St. Paul Field Division, Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF).
“ATF is committed to combating violent crime and will utilize all of ATF’s resources to target these reckless violent offenders and solve this crime,” Sweetow said.
The armed robbery occurred on Nov. 12 at the business located at 1613 East Main Avenue, West Fargo, N.D. Two individuals entered the Mister Money Pawn Shop carrying semi-automatic handguns and pointed them at the two store clerks and demanded the money. No one was hurt during the robbery and the individuals left with an unknown amount of cash. Both individuals were wearing dark colored clothing and had accents, possibly from Eastern Africa.
Investigators are seeking the public’s help with identifying the suspects involved in this incident. Anyone with information about these crimes should contact the ATF at (701) 293-2860or the West Fargo Police Department (701) 241-5777. All calls will be kept confidential.
More information about ATF and its programs is available at www.atf.gov.