Reward for info on gun heist rises to $10K

SHIPSHEWANA, Ind. (WANE) A burglary took place on February 10, 2017 at the Dutchman Hunting Supplies store in Shipshewana and according to police a large number of guns were taken.

As a result, the LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department and the Bureau of Alcohol Tobacco and Firearms said it was at first offering a $5000 reward for information that leads to an arrest and conviction of those responsible. That amount rose to $10,000 by mid-afternoon Monday.

The store is located at 8435 West U.S. 20 in Shipshewana and the burglary took place early in the morning.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department at (260) 463-7491, Crime Stoppers at (574) 288-STOP or by private message on the LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department Facebook page.