Authorities increase reward for guns stolen in Appomattox County

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ROANOKE (WSLS 10) - Authorities have increased the reward for information regarding guns stolen from an Appomattox County store. The are now offering up to $10,000.

Officials said the weapons were stolen from T-N-T Outfitters in January. According to Appomattox County deputies about 56 weapons were taken. Officials said arrests were made and more than a dozen firearms recovered. However, authorities believe some of the stolen weapons are still in the community and are possibly being sold.

Authorities said they are focusing their investigation on areas like Lynchburg. Anyone with information about the stolen guns is asked to contact authorities. (800) ATF-GUNS or 1-(800)283-4867.