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Thousands Of Dollars Worth Of Equipment Stolen From Moscow Special Olympics Team

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Thousands of dollars worth of equipment were stolen from the Moscow Special Olympics Team Thousands of dollars worth of equipment were stolen from the Moscow Special Olympics Team
MOSCOW, Idaho - Organizers for the Moscow Special Olympics Team are hoping you can help them find out who stole thousands of dollars worth of equipment from them. 

Moscow Police say a thief broke into a storage facility sometime in the past few days and stole a good portion of the team's equipment. The thieves got away with:

  • 9 pairs of snow shoes
  • 4 paris of cross country boots
  • 1 set of cross country skis
  • 1 set of cross country ski poles
  • 12 winter jackets
  • Total loss: $4200
Moscow's Special Olympics Team says they now don't have enough equipment to compete in the Idaho Winter Games, which begin on February 28th, 2014. 

In a press release sent out on Sunday, the team said the Coeur d'Alene Eagles have donated $1,000 from their own fundraising efforts to help the team rent equipment at the state competition. 

If you would like to assist the team in renting equipment for the 2014 State Winter Games in Sun Valley, or would like to donate snowshoes or skiing equipment, please contact Pam Lisenbe, Special Olympics Northern Idaho Regional Director, at 208-659-0172 or email pam@idso.org.

If you have any information that may help police catch the thieves, please call the Moscow Police Department immediately at 208-882-2677.


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