Thieves Steal Local Man’s Urn With Wife’s Ashes

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POULSBO, Wash. (AP) — The Kitsap County Sheriff’s office says thieves stole an urn that contained the ashes of a 66-year-old man’s wife.

The Kitsap Sun reports ( that the man called the sheriff’s office to report the burglary, which happened when he wasn’t home on Friday.

The man says thieves also took a rifle from the 1930’s, $25 in change, several Seattle Mariners bobblehead dolls, and three handmade fishing poles.

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