Breaking News Bar
updated: 5/21/2014 10:13 AM

Historic currency stolen from Peoria business

hello
Success - Article sent! close
 
Associated Press

PEORIA-- Peoria police say someone has stolen more than $200,000 worth of historic currency from a business that evaluates its condition for collectors.

According to the Journal Star in Peoria, the owner of K3B Inc. called police Sunday to report the missing notes.

Order Reprint Print Article
 
Interested in reusing this article?
Custom reprints are a powerful and strategic way to share your article with customers, employees and prospects.
The YGS Group provides digital and printed reprint services for Daily Herald. Complete the form to the right and a reprint consultant will contact you to discuss how you can reuse this article.
Need more information about reprints? Visit our Reprints Section for more details.

Contact information ( * required )

Success - request sent close

In all, the owner said, the bills were worth $216,536. The disappearance from a vault was discovered during an audit. Details about the types of currency were not immediately available.

Police said K3B takes in currency from collectors and grades it based on condition and other factors.

The owner told police the thefts appear to go back about two years.

Share this page
Comments ()
Guidelines: Keep it civil and on topic; no profanity, vulgarity, slurs or personal attacks. People who harass others or joke about tragedies will be blocked. If a comment violates these standards or our terms of service, click the X in the upper right corner of the comment box. To find our more, read our FAQ.
    help here