Browse Stolen Instruments

Below is a current list of stolen instruments that have been reported using our Stolen Instrument Registry Form.

 

This is a free service provided by The Candyman to showcase stolen instruments allowing the community to work together to aid in their recovery. 

This resource may also be utilized by individuals purchasing used instruments, by police departments, pawn shops, and more. 

MOST RECENT INSTRUMENT ALERT! 

Stolen Bass Guitar

Date Reported: March 4, 2020

Where was instrument(s) stolen? From a Chevy truck in front of Palo Duro Senior Center in Albuquerque

Instrument Type: Fender Precision Bass, American Standard, 1995-2000

Instrument Make, Model and Style: Serial # N6111815

Police Notified - Yes Case # 200013405

If you have any information, please contact the police or The Candyman at 505-983-5906 or at info@candymansf.com and we will relay the information to the victim.

No Photo Provided

Stolen '66 Gibson Guitar - $100 Reward

Date Reported: February 21, 2020

Where was instrument(s) stolen? Place of residence. (It is believed this instrument was stolen by a local Santa Fe musician.)

Instrument Type: 1966 Gibson SG

Instrument Make, Model and Style: Vintage Cherry cracking patina throughout. All Original. Old style head stock, yellowing pegs.

Police Notified - Case # #0220002510

If you have any information, please contact Rand or Cindy at The Candyman at 505-983-5906 or at info@candymansf.com.

Date Reported: September 27, 2019

Where was instrument(s) stolen? Either Tiny's (after gig Sat Sept 21st) around 12:30 am or from truck on Siringo later that night or early next day.

Instrument Type: Dean Acoustic Resonator Guitar

Instrument Make, Model and Style: Dean Acoustic Resonator Wood and steel cut away In hard shell case with stickers, and snark tuner Plug in on bottom...with strap

Description: Lot's of stickers on case Guitar tuned to open D Dean head stock

If you have any information, please contact Mike at 505-795-9212 or moviemike15@msn.com.

Stolen Amp and Microphone

Date Reported: March 14, 2019

Where was instrument(s) stolen? From the trunk of a Toyota Camry parked in the fitness center parking lot at Santa Fe Community College.

Contact: Laurianne Fiorentino at lafinvictus@gmail.com

Instrument Type: GALIEN KRUEGER 200 MV PA

Instrument Make, Model and Style: GK MV 200...OR 200 MV

Description: TWO 6 INCH SPEAKERS INSIDE BLACK METAL GRID, ABOUT THE SIZE OF A SMALL MICROWAVE OVEN, VERY HEAVY, ADJUSTABle EQ sliders on the front, handle on top missing, worn paint especially around one screw hole. Photo is from the internet, not actual unit.

Police Report #0219004209 Officer Trujillo

Instrument Type: Microphone Beyer Dynamic

Instrument Make, Model and Style: Beyer Dynamic M69, black with lipstick in the grill

Description: In the black suitcase containing th eGK Mv 200

Police Case #0219004289

Stolen Gretsch Guitar! - Reward

Date Reported: February 20, 2019

Where was instrument stolen? Taos

Contact: Email The Candyman at info@candymansf.com and the information will be forwarded to the victim. A police report has been filed. 

Instrument Type: Gretsch Guitar

Instrument Make, Model and Style: 5420t

Serial Number: K517034027

Description: Aspen Green w/Bigsby temelo tailpiece. Thumbnail fret inlays, case that say "La Grande" in white paint.

$$REWARD$$ for any information leading to the return of the instrument

Stolen Alto Saxophone! - $200 Reward

Date Reported: December 4, 2018

Where was instrument stolen? Albuquerque Home - Forced entry

Contact: Email The Candyman at info@candymansf.com and the information will be forwarded to the victim. 

Instrument Type: Alto Saxophone

Instrument Make, Model and Style: Yamaha - 875EXII

Serial Number: E68108

Description: Outside of the case has a few scuff marks, and the bell of the saxophone is very slightly bent. There were also clarinet and trumpet mouthpieces stolen. Clarinet Mouthpiece (BD5), Trumpet mouthpieces ( Bob Reeves 42 S, Warburton 7ESV with a KT backbore).

No Photo Provided - $100 Reward

Date Reported: November 4, 2018

Where was instrument stolen? Albuquerque, NM - Forced Entry

Contact: Email The Candyman at info@candymansf.com and the information will be forwarded to the victim. 

Instrument Type: Electric Guitar

Instrument Make, Model and Style: Fender American Stratocaster

Serial Number: E34T907

Description: Gunmetal blue with a maple fingerboard, 1984?, Excellent Condition

No Photo Provided

Date Reported: October 30, 2018

Multiple Instruments

Where was instrument stolen? Santa Fe, NM from car.

Contact: Call Henry at 502-314-7710 or Email The Candyman at info@candymansf.com and the information will be forwarded to the victim. 

Instrument Type: Clarinet

Instrument Make, Model and Style: Jupiter

Serial Number: Not provided

Description: Inside case, black, no ligature

Instrument Type: Electric Guitar

Instrument Make, Model and Style: ESP telecaster

Serial Number: Not provided

Description: Left handed. Sea foam green with white pickguard. Scratched, painted, stickers

Instrument Type: Keyboard Synthesizer

Instrument Make, Model and Style: Roland Gaia

Serial Number: Not provided

Description: Stickers

Recovered Instruments

Stolen Resonator Guitar - $250 Reward!

Date Reported: September 24, 2019

Where was instrument(s) stolen? Stolen from a car at the Sage Inn on 9/23/19

Instrument Type: Resonator Guitar

Instrument Make, Model and Style: Recording King 991 Round Neck Triolian Resonator

Description: The guitar was in a hard shell black Roadrunner case with polytune clip on tuner and brass slide.

Police Report # Filed (no information available)

If you have any information, please call Frank at 770-714-3878.

Date Reported: October 5th, 2016

Instrument Type: Mandolin

Instrument Make, Model and Style: Gibson, F5G

Serial Number: SERIAL # 50130011

Description: Brand new. Mint condition. Stolen without a case. Has a Tone-Guard on the back. Has a Neotech strap.

Where was instrument stolen? Santa Fe, NM

Home Break-in on 10/4/2016. Reported to police and a case number assigned. 

Photo is of a comparable model, not the actual instrument.

Date Reported: October 5, 2016
Instrument Type: Banjo

Instrument Make, Model and Style: Deering Calico 5 String Banjo, 2008

Serial Number: SERIAL # 0392808 L720

Description: Minimal wear. Maple resonator. Honey finish. Nickel plated Hardware. Peering logo on case.

Where was instrument stolen? Santa Fe, NM

Home break-in on 10/4/16

Theft reported to police and a case number assigned

Photo is of a comparable model, not the actual instrument.

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