Rare bank notes, coins stolen from Sarnia home

Silver coins file photo courtesy of © Can Stock Photo / 3quarks

Rare banknotes and coins were stolen from a home in a brazen daylight break and enter last weekend.

Sarnia police said someone forced their way through a door at a residence in the 300 block of Fanshawe Drive on Saturday between 10:15 a.m. and 2:30 p.m.

Silver dollars, 50 cent pieces, old $5, $2, and $1 bills, and very old, unique and rare Newfoundland banknotes of various denominations were taken.

A number of gold jewellery pieces were also stolen.

Anyone with information is asked to call city police detective Jeff Rovers at 519-344-8861 ext. 6159 or Sarnia-Lambton Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.