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Coins and precious metals stolen in Banks Township


Banks Township, PA – Hundreds of dollars worth of coins and precious metals were stolen from a home in Indiana County, close to the border with Jefferson and Clearfield Counties.

Nearly $660 of gold dollar coins, Indian head pennies, Buffalo head nickels, silver coins, and a silver certificate were taken from a home on Millstone Road in Banks Township, close to Glen Campbell.

The victim believes it happened sometime between Sept. 19 and 30.

The items stolen:

  • 1-foor by 1-foot fireproof safe
  • collection of three Sacagawea gold dollars – $75
  • collection of four Indian head pennies – $12
  • one roll of Buffalo head nickels – $2
  • five silver presidential dollar coins – $375
  • 1905 V nickel – $35
  • 1999 silver certificate .999 – $150
  • small treasure chest of miscellaneous coins – $10

If you know anything about the theft or have seen the coin collection for sale, please call State Police in Punxsutawney at 814-938-0510.

Click Here to read the online police report.