Calgary, AB,

Collectible guitars stolen in break and enter

Police are investigating the theft of multiple collectible guitars that were taken during a break and enter in southeast Calgary.

Sometime between 11 a.m., on Thursday, May 28, 2020, and 2 p.m., Monday, June 1, 2020, unknown offenders broke into a residence located in the 3800 block of 30 Avenue S.E., while residents were away. While inside, offenders stole 12 collectible electric guitars, worth approximately $23,500.

Investigators are asking for the public’s help to locate the guitars and are warning collectors to be on the lookout.

The stolen guitars include:

  • A white LTD Pre-Lawsuit EXP
  • A black LTD Pre-Lawsuit EXP with EMG 81/85 pickups
  • A black LTD Pre-Lawsuit V with black grover turners
  • An LTD JH600 Jeff Hanneman Signature with Floyd Rose, autographed by members of Battlecross
  • A purple LTD Baritone Snakebyte
  • A black Dean ML with over 100 autographs
  • A black Gibson 7-String Explorer
  • A white Gibson ’79 Explorer, with EMG pickups/Sperxel Locking Tuners
  • A white, right-handed, Fender Jimi Hendrix Stratocaster
  • A black, right-handed, Epiphone Tony Iommi SG Standard
  • A Holoflash finish Spector Rex5 Bass
  • A black and white Legacy Rickenbacker 4003

Photos of the stolen guitars are available on The City of Calgary Newsroom.

Anyone with information about this break-in or the location of the guitars is asked to contact police by calling 403-266-1234. Tips can also be submitted anonymously to Crime Stoppers through any of the following methods:

TALK: 1-800-222-8477


APP: P3 Tips

Case #20216240/5550