Detectives with the Tinicum Township police department are investigating a theft involving a large number of gold coins. The coins were being shipped to Germany via UPS and were last scanned at the Philadelphia air hub.
Based upon the preliminary investigation it is believed the suspect or suspects are local and may attempt to sell the coins in the Philadelphia or outlying towns or municipalities.
Any dealer or collector who may be offered coins as described above please contact:
Det. Sgt. James Simpkins
Tinicum Township Police Department