despp: State Police Investigate Theft of Antiques
2013

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STATE OF CONNECTICUT
Department of Emergency Services &
Public Protection
Connecticut State Police
Public Information Office
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Middletown, Connecticut 06457
 
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Reuben Bradford
Commissioner
Colonel Danny R. Stebbins
Deputy Commissioner
Division of State Police
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
May 28, 2013
 
 

STATE POLICE INVESTIGATE THEFT OF ANTIQUES TRAILER

 

   On May 24, 2013, at approximately 12:20 p.m., the Tolland Resident State Trooper began investigating the theft of a 20-foot box trailer, color black, with gray lettering “Capitol Salvage” taken from Industrial Park West in Tolland.  The trailer contained multiple antiques when stolen (approx. valued at $30,000.00 to $50,000.00 worth of antiques) to include the following:

 

-1883 blue creamery cabinet.

-Wooden English clothing store mannequin

-Grain painted Ohio factor counter (porcelain feet)

-76 linear feet of 50" high pine paneling (wainscot) -Set of four gothic porch piers

-2 highly decorated folk art carnival wheels -Quarter sawn oak RR cabinet -1940's industrial aviation machinist cabinet.

-19th century -12' blue sled

-Two fancy Victorian fretwork gables

-10' long multi drawer apothecary

-9' long custom mahogany counter

-14' long zinc topped potting table w three heavy iron legs

-20+ Victorian corbels, white w finials

-Marble plant stand

-13'+ long oak & chestnut bar/table top

 

   It was later determined from nearby surveillance video that the theft occurred on May 24, 2013 at 10:15 a.m.

 

   The vehicle that towed the trailer is a red, Ford Extended Cab style-pick-up with an 8 foot bed, silver tool box, and white lettering on the driver's side door that may say "BROX PROPERTY MANAGEMENT" with unknown Connecticut license plates.

 

   A witness reported that on May 24, 2013, at around 10:15 a.m., the stolen trailer traveled west on Route 30, took a left onto Route 31 and got onto I-84 at Exit 67 in Vernon and headed west towards Hartford.

 

   Anyone with information is asked to contact: TROOPER T.K. MERRILL #432

TOLLAND RESIDENT TROOPER (TROOP C) (860) 896-3200. All calls will be kept confidential.

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Lt. J. Paul Vance 





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