Paul George's house burglarized during Game 5, All-Star ring stolen

Paul George's house was robbed during Game 5.  (USATSI)
Paul George's house was burglarized during Game 5. (USATSI)

Indiana Pacers Paul George lost a lot on Monday. While the Pacers were getting housed by the Atlanta Hawks at home in Game 5, George's house was burglarized and over $16,000 in possessions were taken, including his All-Star ring, according to police. From Fox 59 in Indianapolis: 

Someone stole several items from the home of Indiana Pacers star Paul George, including a platinum NBA All-Star ring, police say.

According to a report from the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department, the theft happened between 7:15 p.m. and 11:45 p.m. Monday at George’s home on Diamond Pointe Drive in Geist. Police received a call about the burglary around midnight. The Pacers played Game 4 of their playoff series against the Atlanta Hawks last night.

According to the report, the stolen items were valued at nearly $16,000. In addition to the $15,000 All-Star ring, a $700 “Flex” watch and a pair of Air Jordan 4 Toro shoes valued at $170 were stolen.

There were no signs of forced entry at the home, the report said.

via All-Star ring among items stolen in $16K burglary at home of Pacers’ George | Fox 59 News –

George has had a pretty rough year overall, with Internet reports of personal issues, the Pacers' epic collapse, and now having a burglary at his home. Guy can't catch a break. 

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