There is a $2500 reward available for information leading to the arrest and conviction of whoever was responsible for two Lincoln burglaries. In each case the thief or thieves stole handguns from a federally licensed firearms dealer.
The first burglary happened about 1:40am on November 4. Someone entered Capitol City Pawns at 2541 North 11th Street and stole seven handguns.
The second crime happened about 12:15am November 25. Someone treated himself to his own Black Friday Special by stealing ten handguns from Acher Arms at 1334 South 33rd Street..
Lincoln Police and The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives have teamed up to offer the reward. They do not know if the crimes are related.
Anyone with information about either case is urged to call the ATF at 1-800-ATF-GUNS or Lincoln Police at 402-441-6000.