Sheriff’s detectives are looking for two to three people who stole about $1.4 million dollars worth of koi from Green Vista Water Gardens. The thieves were selective, taking only the largest from many crates and ponds.
FN Rating:Smells Fishy
They said the fish were valued at $6,000 to $8,000 each. We are wondering if that was for the insurance company. If not, who the heck pays $8,000 for a goldfish?
Our favorite parts of this story
- ” The colorful fish, valued at $6,000 to $8,000, were removed from display ponds and plastic crates, including Japanese koi and albino catfish”
- “He suspects someone took the decorative fish used in ponds to resell them.”
- “It’s unique enough I think that maybe somebody out there knows something.”
Police seek public’s help after koi, comet fish stolen from Newfoundland pond – this story said that fish from a pond in southeastern Newfoundland cost about $$2,500 each. What gives?