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Posted on Thu, Nov 15, 2012 : 11:15 a.m.

Collectible bills stolen during burglary at East Liberty Street antique shop

By Kyle Feldscher

Ann Arbor police are investigating the theft of collectible bills during a burglary at an Ann Arbor antique shop Wednesday evening.

Ann Arbor police Lt. Renee Bush said police responded at 7:15 p.m. Wednesday to Antelope Antiques, 255 E. Liberty St., after being notified of the intrusion by an alarm. Bush said a man forced his way into the business and stole an unknown amount of collectible bills.

Antelope Antiques did have security cameras at the store and Ann Arbor police detectives are reviewing footage, Bush said.

Anyone with information on the incident is encouraged to call the Ann Arbor police anonymous tip line at 734-794-6939 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-SPEAK UP (773-2587).

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Fri, Nov 16, 2012 : 12:22 p.m.

Sorry you got hit Karl...the joys of an " open " city where art carries more weight than public safety .....


Thu, Nov 15, 2012 : 9:35 p.m.

I would be more than happy to donate any, or preferably all of my bills. Just ask.


Thu, Nov 15, 2012 : 8:36 p.m.

Oh, no!!! I am so sorry/disgusted to hear this. the owner of Antelope Antiques is a decent person. I hope the cops catch this you-know-what soon......


Thu, Nov 15, 2012 : 6:12 p.m.

That is one stupid criminal! Do they know that ALL of those bills have unique serial numbers? Do they know that they can NEVER sell those bills??? Stupis is as stupid does! Go get em AAPD! Take a day off from writing traffic tickets and go after a REAL criminal!