Victoria police are looking for a stolen acoustic guitar.
The guitar, a K Yairi acoustic, is valued at $500 to $800. It was reported stolen on Dec. 16.
The man who reported the stolen instrument told police that the guitar had been stolen in the 400-block of Swift Street in downtown Victoria. The man also said the guitar was given to him by his grandfather roughly 16 years ago and holds sentimental value.
Police said the guitar has a light brown and yellow top and dark brown sides and back, with white slightly faded to yellow bindings at the joints. A “mother of pearl” design also surrounds the sound hole and the neck on various frets.
It was in a brown hardcover case that was has a half leather, half webbing style strap with “The Scream” by Edvard Munch depicted on it. The guitar’s silver tuning pegs are from the brand name Grover.
Anyone with information on guitar is asked to contact Victoria police at 250-995-7654 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.