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Reward Offered For Info In Residential Burglary Where Wife's Ashes Were Stolen

SPOKANE COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE PRESS RELEASE:

Wife's Ashes Taken During Burglary

Tuesday, December 17th, 2013, Spokane County Sheriff's Deputy Byron Zlateff responded to a residential burglary call near the 26000 block of East Eastland Road in Newman Lake. The victim said sometime in the past 24 hrs his residence was burglarized.

Items taken in the burglary included home electronics, power tools, a coin collection and a flat screen television. The victim was especially upset that the burglar(s) took a tin box that contained his wife's ashes. Value of the stolen items is in the thousands.

Crime Stoppers is offering a cash reward for anyone providing information leading to an arrest in this incident. Persons with information should call the Crime Stoppers Tip Line at 1-800-222-TIPS, or should forward the tip via the Internet website www.crimestoppersinlandnorthwest.org. Tipsters do not have to give their name to collect the cash reward.

Crime Stoppers of the Inland Northwest is a civilian organization that promotes public safety by paying cash rewards for information that solves crimes. It is not affiliated with law enforcement.
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