ATF announces $2,500 reward for information on Martin fire

The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives is offering a reward of up to $2,500 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person responsible for the July 27 fire at a Dollar General in Martin, Tennessee, in which a woman was found dead. 

The ATF announced the reward Wednesday, Aug. 3. They, along with the Martin Police Department, Tennessee Bureau of Investigation and the Tennessee State Fire Marshall’s Office. 

On July 27, the body of 59-year-old Ruby Rachel Tackett of Lee Street in Martin was found in the store after responders put out the fire at the store. The ATF says the fire is classified as incendiary or intentionally set. 

If you have information about the fire, you can call the ATF at 1-888-ATF-FIRE or the Martin Police Department at 731-587-5355.

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