June 10, 2014 1:59 pm
Updated: June 11, 2014 1:45 pm

War medals stolen from a 96-year-old Surrey veteran


Five World War II service and honour medals have been taken from a 96-year-old war veteran from Surrey during a break-and-enter last month.

The theft occurred sometime between 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. on May 30 at his home in the 14200 block of 56th Avenue.

A framed certificate of appreciation for his dedicated service is also missing.

No suspects have been arrested.

Police are asking for anyone with information to give them a call. They are also appealing to the thieves to do the right thing and return the stolen items.

Anyone with further information on this incident is asked to contact the Surrey RCMP at 604-599-0502, or Crime Stoppers, at 1-800-222-TIPS or www.solvecrime.ca.


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