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WSU alum reunited with stolen medal after seventeen years

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PULLMAN, Wash. -

Washington State University Police say a stolen medal presented by Fox Sports NW has been claimed by its owner after seventeen years.

WSU Police say the medal was recovered many years ago in a burglary.

WSU Evidence Custodian Maeleen Zehm was updating evidence in 2013 and sent a Facebook message to the owner.

As of Friday, police say the owner’s father John Thielbahr picked up the medal to return it to his son. 

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