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Platteville police search for suspect after gold, silver & bills taken from home safe

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PLATTEVILLE (WKOW) -- Authorities have issued a statewide crime alert after a burglary at a home in Platteville. 

According to Platteville police, officers were called out to a home in the city on February 9. Someone forced their way into the home through the front door and pried open a safe sometime between Friday, February 2 and Saturday, February 9.

The homeowner told police there were two 100 ounce silver bars, $15-thousand in gold coins, rare coins and several thousand dollars in $100 bills in the safe. The owner is a gold and silver dealer and former jewelry store owner.

Call Platteville Police Department at (608) 348-2313 with any information on this crime. 

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