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**Stolen** Silver Conn 20K Sousaphones

Postby Sparkergolf » Mon Oct 10, 2016 10:10 pm

Lexington High School in Lexington, SC has had 7 Silver Conn 20K Sousaphones stolen from their band room.

If you have any information please contact me directly at sparkergolf@gmail.com" target="_blank" target="_blank" target="_blank

Here is a listing of the serial numbers we are looking for:

Sousaphone Conn 20K 401873
Sousaphone Conn 20K 401874
Sousaphone Conn 20K 401962
Sousaphone Conn 20K 375763
Sousaphone Conn 20K 406532
Sousaphone Conn 20K 401970
Sousaphone Conn 20K 338839
Sousaphone Conn 20K 335265
Sousaphone Conn 20K 401949

Thanks for your help! (This is not the first time tubenet will have helped me find stolen instruments)

Scott
Last edited by lost on Sat Oct 22, 2016 5:19 pm, edited 1 time in total.
Reason: corrected title of thread
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Re: **Stolen** Silver Conn 20K Sosaphones

Postby Michael Bush » Mon Oct 10, 2016 11:45 pm

Apparently six or seven of the nine instruments in the serial number list were stolen.
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Re: **Stolen** Silver Conn 20K Sosaphones

Postby Sparkergolf » Tue Oct 11, 2016 4:01 pm

Quick update, the University of South Carolina and the Clemson University alumni band have stepped up to donate sousaphones for Lexington HS to use to finish out the marching season.

Here's to hoping we can track these down.

Thanks!
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Re: **Stolen** Silver Conn 20K Sousaphones

Postby Kirley » Mon Dec 05, 2016 2:03 pm

I'm definitely not accusing anybody of anything but I came across this on eBay from a seller in Virginia.

http://www.ebay.com/itm/A-USED-SILVER-S ... 2306169562

It'd probably be worth asking about the serial number.
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Re: **Stolen** Silver Conn 20K Sousaphones

Postby Sparkergolf » Wed Apr 05, 2017 11:53 pm

Just wanted to post an update to this thread.

These horns have NOT been found. The school has purchased new Conn 40K sousaphones (thanks to the districts insurance policy).

Thanks for keeping your eyes open!!!
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Re: **Stolen** Silver Conn 20K Sousaphones

Postby Gongadin » Mon Jun 12, 2017 3:58 pm

Sparkergolf wrote:Just wanted to post an update to this thread.

These horns have NOT been found. The school has purchased new Conn 40K sousaphones (thanks to the districts insurance policy).

Thanks for keeping your eyes open!!!


I am not accusing anyone either, but I have seen this same ad posted in various locations:
http://charlotte.freeclassifieds.com/classified_ads/For_Sale/Musical_Instruments/f1BiDTWcoO3G4Rx8U7DXHQ==
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Re: **Stolen** Silver Conn 20K Sousaphones

Postby Sparkergolf » Thu Jun 15, 2017 12:25 am

Unfortunately this ad is not related, unless someone took the time to do A LOT of work in restoring that sousaphone and had it satin finished.

It does look rather suspicious though, I admit.
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