$100,000 Worth of Colon Stolen During B&E


(SIOUX LOOKOUT, ON) – Members from the Sioux Lookout Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) are requesting assistance from the public to solve a break and enter in a private residence.

On Thursday, June 27, 2019 between the hours of 6:00am and 2:00pm, unknown suspect(s) entered a private residence on Drayton Road.


The unknown suspect(s) walked through the residence and entered the bedroom, went through their night stands and stole approximately $1,000 in Euros, $300 USD and 5 $20,000 bills of Colon (currency from Costa Rica).

The unknown suspect(s) then left the scene with the stolen currency. The investigation is continuing.

The OPP is requesting anyone with information about this incident to call Sioux Lookout Detachment at 807-737-2020 or 1-888-310-1122. Should you wish to remain anonymous, you may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477(TIPS), where you may be eligible to receive a cash reward of up to $2,000.


Residents are urged to remain vigilant, lock up their property and to report any suspicious person(s), vehicles or activity right away. These and other safety tips can be located on our website at www.opp.ca.

Source: OPP


4 Replies to “$100,000 Worth of Colon Stolen During B&E”

  1. When I saw that headline I thought, someone has an ambitious plan for their new Princess Auto sausage stuffer.

  2. We came back from Costa Rica last year and their dollar is useless I think each one was worth like .003 of a Canadian dollar would of loved to see the look on the faces of those POS thieves when they found out I’d..Priceless…LOL..does not make this crime any less sever I despise thieves We had a similar experience happen to us last year but unfortunately for the would be thieves I WAS HOME AND AWAKE!!! anyone say batter up…after hitting a few grand slams I gave them the opportunity to get out they did and returned with the police saying I attacked them..And our so call Hardworking local police force who couldn’t catch a fucking cold without assistance from the public believed them well and I was arrested…i have a couple cameras on my property and my spouse showed these individuals who were “hi fiving each other over another great job done” what really happened they uncuffed me without so much as a apology.. Anyway my heart goes out to the victims of this crime and I hope you get some type of justice and I not speaking of the bulshit karma type which my spouse babbles about..We should adopt the if you steal you lose a hand type of justice..

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