Local News for Hartford, Connecticut

November 13, 2018

Hartford PD: Merchandise dealer steals money from band’s tour bus “to prove a point”

A band’s merchandise dealer was arrested in Hartford on Monday for allegedly stealing money from the band’s tour bus.

Police say that at around 1:15 a.m., officers responded to The Webster Theater, at 31 Webster Street, after band members reported that $18,000 in cash that was in a cardboard box was stolen from their tour bus.

According to police, band members had suspected that their merchandise dealer was responsible and was acting suspicious when questioned before police were called.

When officers interviewed the suspect, he initially denied knowing where the missing money was. However, a few hours later, band members called police again and had more questions.

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