Kansas woman looking for owner of diamond ring

STILWELL, Kan. — A person Johnson County, Kansas, lady is hoping to get a diamond ring back to its rightful proprietor. She identified it after she explained a thief took her household car or truck on a thieving rampage throughout the Kansas City location.

The car or truck has considering the fact that been recovered, but this lady is continue to missing some thing of fantastic sentimental price.

A “diamond in the rough” — that’s how Kari Johnston found the wedding ceremony ring. Now, she’s seeking to get it again to its rightful owner.

“We will need to discover the owner,” Johnston mentioned.

The look for started out following her reward son’s to start with car or truck was stolen, appropriate out of the driveway. A few other relatives automobiles ended up parked there and ransacked.

“Him and my partner walked out to go away for work, and they have been like, ‘Uhhh’,” Johnston mentioned. “He assumed a person was enjoying a joke on him, but the motor vehicle – it was stolen.”

She’s lived in Stilwell, Kansas, for 20 decades and hardly ever had this come about.

About two weeks right after the auto was stolen, Kansas Town, Missouri law enforcement discovered the Ford Edge at a fuel station, around E. 24th Road and Van Brunt Boulevard.

“It was packed total of so several items that did not belong to us, a good deal of trash,” Johnston said. “So, we’re really confident that the car or truck was used to steal a lot more.”

They cleaned out three luggage of trash and uncovered a diamond marriage ceremony ring.

“Somebody is almost certainly devastated more than their lacking ring,” Johnston explained. “I’m recently married. We never have rings. We have the two been widowed just before, so we have had rings in advance of and if I missing my ring from my late spouse, I’d be heartbroken. I know he would be, far too. So, it wants to go back.”

Johnston took it to a jeweler. It’s engraved, “Kate N_ _ullar.” The jeweler could not make out two letters in the previous title.

“So we do not have a entire title,” Johnston claimed.

Intruders also stole worthwhile objects from the other automobiles sitting in their driveway — which includes a distinctive iPod that belonged to Johnston’s late spouse.

He recorded a couple tracks on there that their daughters like to listen to, whilst in the motor vehicle.

“And we just left it in the van and on street visits in some cases the ladies would plug it in and hear to some of their dad’s new music,” Johnston mentioned, “and I despise that, that was stolen. So, I hope that another person would do what’s proper.”

It’s a larger, old, black iPod, “and on the back it has “Goo Goo G’Joob,” Johnston explained.

Sgt. Ross Turner reminds people to lock your motor vehicles and do not depart valuables in the auto.

“If you acquire all that out it can take away any variety of desire in the auto so that nobody’s going to test to crack into it,” Turner claimed.

The man or woman who authorities imagine stole the motor vehicle is now in custody.

If you have any information about the marriage ceremony ring’s operator, electronic mail Regan Porter.

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