Coins missing from home; suspect sought

Posted: October 14, 2013

Star staff report

WINCHESTER — A burglary and grand larceny at a home in Frederick County over the summer remains under investigation by the Sheriff’s Office.

The victim reported that his home at 818 Marple Road was forcibly entered on July 13 and that a jar containing a large amount of coins was taken, according to a Crime Solvers press release. Other items of substantial value in plain view were not taken.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Investigator Holmes D. Smoke at 540-504-6561, the Sheriff’s Office at 540-662-6162 or the Crime Solvers Hotline at 540-665-8477. Information leading to the arrest of a suspect may result in a reward of up to $1,000.