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Arrests made, several guns recovered in connection to gun shop break-ins

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Deon Wimberly (Image Source: Louisville Metro Corrections) Deon Wimberly (Image Source: Louisville Metro Corrections)
Deontez Wimberly (Image Source: Louisville Metro Corrections) Deontez Wimberly (Image Source: Louisville Metro Corrections)

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Officials say ATF, LMPD and the Jeffersontown Police Department have made arrests and recovered a portion of the stolen firearms in relationship to burglaries at Tilford's Discount Guns and 111 Gun Shop this week. 

Deontez Wimberly, 18, and Deon Wimberly, 21, were both arrested and charged with receiving stolen property.

According to arrest citations, authorities searched the suspects' parents' home and recovered a stolen revolver in the basement.

Officials say the revolver was one of the weapons taken from 111 Gun Shop in Jeffersontown on Thursday.

Authorities have not released any other names at this time.

The public's help is still needed in the recovery of the remaining stolen firearms.

The up to $10,000 reward is still available for information leading to the recovery of the remaining stolen firearms. 

Anyone with information is asked to call 1-800-ATF-Guns (800). You can remain anonymous. 

Officials say the investigation is on-going. 

Related: ATF investigating gun shop break-ins; other businesses taking steps to prevent becoming a victim

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