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$200,000 In Coins Stolen From Residence

$10,000 reward offered in case



    $200,000 In Coins Stolen From Residence
    These are what the stolen coins look like.

    Northern Indiana authorities are searching for a thief who made off with some coins that amount to much more than loose change.

    Lake County Police say somebody stole 124 platinum Canadian Maple Leaf coins from a Crown Point, Ind., home on Tuesday.

    The 1-ounce coins are worth a total of $200,000.

    A $10,000 reward of is being offered for the return of all of the coins or information leading to the arrest and conviction of individuals involved in the theft.

    Anyone with information is asked to call Lake County Police at (219) 755-3334.