Police looking for thief who stole $50K in silver coins, bars
Theft from garage safe happened May 9 in Admaston/Bromley Township, near Pembroke, Ont.
Police are looking for someone who cracked into a safe and stole two suitcases filled with silver Canadian coins and bars worth about $50,000, Ontario Provincial Police say.
Between 12 p.m. and 3:15 p.m., someone entered a garage on Highway 132 and gained access to a safe, OPP said in a media release issued Tuesday.
The stolen items include:
- Two metallic box suitcases. One contained 12 trays of 24 Olympic coins, and the other contained coins depicting "various animals and insects," OPP said.
- Two monster boxes, one yellow and one blue. One contained silver coins with various animals printed on them, and the other contained silver bars.
Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers Pembroke/Renfrew County at 1-613-735-8477 or toll free at 1-800-222-8477.