Collector’s Comics Stolen At Megacon, The Hunt For The Thief Is On

Posted by May 30, 2016 20 Comments

13266033_10207777839818994_696473846970156752_nComic book collector Carlos Rosaly had 10 to 12 of his high value books stolen at Megacon over the weekend. It happened outside the show, as he put his Ghostbusters proton pack on before entering the show.

They include;

  • Amazing Spider-Man #1 (Has the name Carolyn written on the cover)
  • Amazing Spider-Man #14 VG
  • Amazing Spider-Man #15 CGC 5.5
  • Avengers #1 CGC 3.0 (Avengers title was traced on the cover in pen)
  • Daredevil #1 (green overspray on the spine)
  • New Mutants #98 CGC 9.8
  • Secret Wars #8 CGC 9.8
  • Marvel Premiere #12 VF
  • Batman #251 VF+
  • Journey Into Mystery #103 VG

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A Giant Size X-Men #1 High Grade was also stolen and sold to a dealer who returned it after seeing evidence of Carlos’ ownership.

The thief is described as  “a man in his 50s, with a greyish mustache, very round with slick back greyish hair. He wore a military hat.”

 

Ring any bells?

 

(Last Updated May 31, 2016 7:45 am )

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