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ATF offering reward for information on series of arson fires during civil unrest in Louisville

By Tom Latek Kentucky Today The Louisville Field Division of the U. S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives is offering rewards for information leading to the arrest and convictions of those responsible for a series of arson fires during civil unrest in Louisville that took place between June and September. The ATF is offering rewards of up to $5,000 per event in six incidents, which...

Federal indictments returned against seven from civil unrest in Louisville, more expected

By Tom Latek Kentucky Today Federal indictments have been returned against more than a half-dozen people, stemming from civil unrest in Louisville between June 1-4, according to Russell Coleman, U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Kentucky. 
The charges in the series of indictments of the seven men include pharmacy robberies, a carjacking and convicted felons in possession of firearms. Most...