$5,000 reward offered in large explosives theft near Troy

Wednesday, May 15, 2013 | 1:44 p.m. CDT; updated 5:14 p.m. CDT, Wednesday, May 15, 2013

TROY — Powerful explosives have been stolen from an eastern Missouri business, and the U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives is offering a $5,000 reward in the effort to find the culprits.

The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that two cases of explosives were taken Monday night from a business near Troy. The theft includes about 100 pounds of explosives.

The reward is for information leading to the conviction of those responsible.


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