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Canadian dealer theft


Offense: Theft

Investigating Agency: Kingston PD

Incident location: Kingston,Ontario


Dealer Pieter Liem of the Coin and Currency Exchange was the victim of a theft after leaving the recent Nuphilex Coin & Stamp show in Montreal, Canada on 11/5/23. The victim stopped in Kingston, Ontario and suspect/suspects removed several bags from his vehicle. The stolen bags were tracked to an apartment in Montreal but trackers were disabled shortly before authorities arrived. It is believed the suspect/suspects and stolen inventory is in the Montreal/Quebec area. The investigation is on-going and further details will follow.

Partial list of stolen inventory:

10 ounces of gold in RCM coins

Emirates gold one ounce bar

Platinum 1/10th oz-1oz set

400 one ounce silver bullets

19 2-ounce silver bullets

4- 5-ounce silver bullets

2-10-ounce silver bullets

500- 1-ouce silver coins ( maples, ASE, Pandas, Kangaroos, Kookaburras, Libertads)

60 sets 1 cent-$1 from 1961-67 in hard plastic holders

300-500 graded bank notes

1969 Specimen $20 bill with Serial #1

Devils Face $1000 PCGS 53

Various Chartered Banknotes

Large number of slabbed World Bank notes Indonesia, Bahamas, Netherlands, France, England, Zimbabwe, Ireland, Scotland, Timor

U.S. currency $85,000 including several mint packs of $5, $10 and $20's

Canadian currency $30,000

Key date Morgan and Peace dollars and many other coins


  • goldengolden Posts: 8,961 ✭✭✭✭✭

    Why in the world would anyone leave that much inventory in an unattended vehicle?

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