Golden Knight’s Gold Medal Returned

Monday 23rd, September 2013 / 10:10 Published by
in Sports

Twenty-two-year-old Allen Jeffrey Nichols was arrested in Florida on September 19 in connection with the theft of Golden Knight Demetrius Pinder’s Olympic gold medal.

Nichols was charged with grand theft, a second degree felony.

Officials uncovered the medal  later that day as Nichols did not have the 24-carat medal on him at the time of arrest.

Mr Pinder, who won the medal as part of the 4×400 meter relay team for the Bahamas, said the medal was stolen from his truck on September 11 when he accidentally left it in the centre console.

Caption: Ramon Miller (L), Demetrius Pinder (R),

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