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Police seek to find rare camera stolen in Pocket-area burglary

Sacramento police are asking the public’s help in finding a rare camera that was among items stolen in a residential burglary in the Pocket area.

Officers responded about 10 a.m. Monday to the 100 block of Watercrest Court regarding the report of a burglary. Investigators determined that someone entered the residence and removed a limited edition, gold plated, Hasselblad 200F camera, similar to one shown in stock photos provided by the Police Department. Additional items were taken from the home, including a second camera and jewelry, according to a Police Department news release.

Officers canvassed the neighborhood but were unable to obtain any leads on suspects. The burglary is believed to have occurred between Aug. 25 and Monday.

Anyone with information pertaining to the crime is asked to call the police dispatch center at (916) 264-5471 or Crime Alert at (916) 443-4357, or text a tip to 274637. Enter SACTIP followed by the tip information. Callers can remain anonymous and may be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000.