Brazen Thieves Steal $20M of Maple Syrup

No one has yet been arrested in the sticky heist

   

canada flag 630 300x199 Brazen Thieves Steal $20M of Maple SyrupTons of stolen maple syrup were recovered by the Royal Canadian Mounted Police and the Sûreté du Québec after a raid on a New Brunswick, Canada, facility last week.

The syrup had been misappropriated from a distribution center in Saint-Louis-de-Blandford, Quebec, in August. Thieves had siphoned the sweet amber-colored syrup, valued at more than $20 million, from 16,000 barrels stored at the facility, the Montreal Gazette noted.

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No one was arrested during the raid. Police did not indicate how much of the stolen syrup had been recovered, but a large amount has been returned to the distribution center.

The syrup was covered by insurance.


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