June 25, 2019 4:12 pm
Updated: June 26, 2019 9:26 am

$1.1M worth of gold bars, coins stolen from Cramahe Township home: OPP

OPP are investigating the reported theft of gold bars and coins from a home in Cramahe Township.

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Northumberland OPP continue to investigate the reported theft of gold bars and coins worth $1.1 million from a home in Cramahe Township this spring.

Police say the gold bars and coins were reported missing from a residence on April 28. The alleged theft is believed to have occurred earlier that month, police say. The township is north of Highway 401, approximately 140 kilometres east of Toronto.

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An additional US$4,000 (C$5,279) in U.S. currency was also stolen, OPP said.

Anyone with information on the incident is asked to call their nearest OPP detachment at 1-888-310-1122 or remain anonymous via Peterborough/Northumberland Crime Stoppers by calling 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or submitting information online.

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