Paralympics gold medal stolen in Crawley Yacht Club burglary


The missing Paralympic gold.
The missing Paralympic gold.

A PARALYMPICS gold medal from the 2000 Sydney Games has been stolen during a burglary at the Crawley Yacht Club on Monday August 8.

About 1:40am an alarm was activated at the club and security attended the scene before calling police.

The rear doors of the building had been forced open and two display cabinets inside had been smashed.

A number of items were stolen from the club, including the Sydney 2000 Paralympic Gold Medal.

Four men were seen arriving and leaving the area at the time of the incident in a large white van.

Anyone with information in relation to this incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or make a report online at www.crimestopperswa.com.au.