Valuable coins, diamond rings reported missing from Westby home

Police ask for public's help solving burglary

Vernon County Crime Stoppers and the Westby Police Department are asking for the public’s help finding who is responsible for a burglary at home on Highland Street in Westby.

Police say valuable coins and diamond rings worth more than $1,000 have been reported missing.

The burglary happened between 12 p.m. on August 1 and 9 a.m. on August 2. Police say there were no signs of forced entry.

These items were reported missing:

1945 Liberty half-dollar coin 1954, 1958, 1959, 1960, 1962, 1963 Franklin half-dollar silver coins 1964, 1965, 1966, 1967, 1968, 1969, 1976 Kennedy half-dollar silver coins 1881 Wyatt Earp silver dollar 1883 Geronimo silver dollar 1884, 1886, 1889, 1900, 1921 Uncirculated Morgan silver dollars 1885 Charles Goodnight silver dollar 1888 Bill Pickett silver dollar 1889 Bill Tilgham silver dollar 1890 John Fremont silver dollar 1922, 1923, 1924 Uncirculated Peace silver dollars 1897 Jim Beckworth silver dollar Gold coins 1884 Kit Carson silver dollar .5 ct diamond ring 1.12 ct diamond ring

1 ct diamond ring


If you know anything about this incident, call Vernon County Crime Stoppers at (608) 637-8477 or text a tip to 274637 (CRIMES) and type the keyword of “VERN” plus the tip in the message box.