Burglars strike Central Texas gun store during ice storm, steal dozens of firearms

Surveillance footage of the suspects.
Surveillance footage of the suspects.(Lacy Lakeview Police Department)
Published: Feb. 9, 2022 at 4:24 PM CST
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LACY LAKEVIEW, Texas (KWTX) - The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives is offering an $8,000 reward for information that leads to the arrest of the burglars who struck a local gun store during the winter ice storm and stole 69 firearms.

The ATF identified the gun store as Atwood’s Ranch & Home, located at 4501 Interstate-35. The burglars struck the store sometime between late February 3 and the early-morning hours of February 4.

Surveillance images of the suspects
Surveillance images of the suspects(Lacy Lakeview Police Department)

“A group of heathens were in town during the late-night hours of February 3rd and braved the cold to break into our local Atwood’s to steal a total of 69 firearms,” the Lacy Lakeview Police Department said in a Facebook post, “We’ll dub this boy band ‘OuttaSync’ with the hilarious performance they put forth into obtaining these firearms.”

Anyone with information is asked to call the ATF at 1-888-ATF-TIPS.

Surveillance images of suspects
Surveillance images of suspects(Lacy Lakeview Police Department)
Surveillance footage of the getaway vehicle
Surveillance footage of the getaway vehicle(Lacy Lakeview Police Department)

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