ATF offers $5,000 reward for information leading to arrest in New Haven mosque arson

New Haven

The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives has announced that they are offering a $5,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of the person who is responsible for setting fire to a New Haven mosque.

ATF Boston Field Division Special Agent in Charge Kelly D. Brady said on Friday that the bureau is offering a $5,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or people who are responsible for the arson that took place at the Diyanet Mosque on May 12th.

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The Connecticut Arson Watch program is also offering up to $2,500 for the same information.

Related: New Haven mosque fire being investigated as possible arson

The arson is being investigated by the New Haven Police Department, New Haven Fire Department and the ATF New Haven Field Office.

Related: Lawmakers announce plan for more security after mosque fire

Anyone with information about the arson is urged to call ATF’s toll-free, 24-hour hotline at 1-888-ATF-FIRE (1-888-283-3473); or the Connecticut Arson Watch Reward Hotline at 401-383-7723.

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