OREM, Utah (ABC4) – The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF), in conjunction with the Orem Police Department, are offering a reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of those responsible for arson at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Temple in Orem.
Orem Police and Fire Departments responded to the initial report of a fire at the Orem Utah Temple, located at 1471 South Geneva Rd. on Monday, July 25 at approximately 11:10 p.m.
ATF Certified Fire Investigators have also responded to the scene of the now suspected arson to provide investigational support for the Orem Police Department.
ATF is offering a reward of up to $5,000 to anyone with information about this arson.
Anyone with information regarding the fire should contact ATF at (888) 283-8477 or the Orem Police Department at (801) 229-7070.
ATF regulates the firearm industry and is the lead federal law enforcement agency with jurisdiction involving firearms and violent crimes.