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Willie Gault's stolen Super Bowl ring returned

Posted on: December 16, 2011 10:18 pm
 
W. Gault had hsi 1985 Super Bowl ring recovered (US Presswire).

By Josh Katzowitz

In November, the home of former Bears receiver Willie Gault was burglarized and his 1985 Super Bowl championship ring was stolen. But thanks to a sports memorabilia collector who spotted the ring at a jewelry store and a celebrity gossip web site that dabbles in sports, his ring has been recovered.

TMZ has the story of burglars taking $100,000 of Gault’s jewelry during that November robbery. But Gault told the website that Los Angeles Police Department officers have recovered the Super Bowl ring -- which understandably makes Gault a happy man.

"The ring didn't define me as a person,” he said. “I knew the accomplishments I made ... I came to peace that I wouldn't get it back ... but, of course, I'm thrilled that I did."

The owner of the jewelry store has been arrested for possession of stolen property.

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Comments

Since: Nov 9, 2006
Posted on: December 18, 2011 9:38 am
 

Willie Gault's stolen Super Bowl ring returned

I hope the jewelry store owner gives the name of the person that sold him the ring in the first place, and they all go to jail. Can't stand a theif. Everything in this world is so damn expensive without them making it even worse. Lazy, dishonest losers.
Glad that Willie got his ring back. Laughing



Since: Nov 23, 2006
Posted on: December 17, 2011 10:42 am
 

Willie Gault's stolen Super Bowl ring returned

Just pathetic there are people in this world who steel like this!  A special hell awaits them.  Glad Willie got his ring back.


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