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New Details: 27 guns stolen in Dayton pawn shop robbery; reward offered

Published: Friday, August 30, 2019 @ 9:30 PM

Marshall Gorby/Staff
Marshall Gorby/Staff

The day after three armed, masked men stormed a pawn shop and stole multiple handguns, a police report details the types of weapons stolen.

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In all, 27 handguns were taken in the robbery reported at 12:35 p.m. Thursday at Ohio Loan Co. Inc., 1171 W. Third St. in Dayton.

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Stolen were 12 9mm pistols; five .40 caliber pistols; three .45 caliber pistols; one .380 caliber pistol; two .357 caliber revolvers; two .38 caliber revolvers; one .32 caliber revolver; and one .22 caliber revolver, according to a Dayton police report.

The weapons were of various makes, including Beretta, Bersa, European American Armory, Firestorm, Glock, Ruger, SAR Arms, Sig Sauer, Smith & Wesson Springfield Armory, Taurus and Walther.

Also taken was one iPhone, the report stated.

No dollar value was reported for the weapons taken.

However, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms and the National Shooting Sports Foundation — the trade association for the firearms industry — are jointly offering a reward of up to $5,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of those responsible for the robbery at Ohio Loan Co.  

Anyone with information about this crime is urged to contact the ATF at 1-800-ATF-GUNS (800-283-4867). Information also can be sent to ATFTips@atf.gov, or through the ATF’s website at www.atf.gov/contact/atftips. Tips can be submitted anonymously using the Reportit app or by visiting www.reportit.com.