Belfast Telegraph

Rare coins stolen in Lurgan burglary

Antique coins have been stolen during a burglary at a house in Lurgan.

The property in Albert Street was targeted in the early hours of Saturday, September 2.

Chief Inspector Burrows said: “We received a report just after midnight that entry had been gained to this property and several rooms in the house ransacked."

Among the items stolen were valuable antique coins, including a large quantity of 1915 Austrian Corona 24 carat gold coins and a number of Romanian silver lei coins.

Anyone who knows anything about the incident is asked to contact police on the non-emergency number 101 quoting the reference number 01 of 2/9/17.

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