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Bahamas runner gets back stolen Olympic gold

Sep 22, 2013    

Bradenton (Florida), Sep 22 (IANS/CMC) Police in Florida have made an arrest in the theft of Bahamian Demetrius Pinder's Olympic gold medal, and have recovered the precious medal.The Olympic gold, which hangs from a purple lanyard and has images representing the 2012 London Olympics on both sides with 4x400m inscribed on the bottom portion of the front side, was stolen from Pinder's truck after he accidentally left it in the centre console.Pinder said he typically carries the medal with him because he likes to show it to kids and, while its worth is only about $1,000, the emotional value it ho...

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