Family remains and other valuable items stolen during burglary


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The Ocala Police Department is looking for information in reference to a burglary that occurred on May 29, in the 1300 block of Southeast 18th Avenue, Ocala.

Police said someone forced entry to the home through a window and stole an urn, which contained the ashes of a family member, a signed Florida State championship game ticket, gold and diamond earrings, a gold Movado watch, and two Rolex watches.

The stolen items are valued at approximately $32,000.


Police said the burglar(s) exited the home through a sliding glass door.

If you have any information about this case, please call the Ocala Police Department at 352-369-7000, Crime Stoppers at 368-STOP,  or text 274637 using keyword 368-STOP.  Tipsters can also visit Anonymity is guaranteed.