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Stolen Bass Recovered

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by bonesmahney, Jan 10, 2012.


  1. I just got my stolen '98 Kevin Brubaker 6 String bass returned to me after it was stolen almost 5 years ago! Talk about karma - and on a full moon!

    Some kid bought it last weekend at a flea market. His dad said it looks pretty special and that he should research it. He found my web page right away on Google and called me. :hyper:
     

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  2. jgroh

    jgroh Supporting Member

    Sep 14, 2007
    Pennsylvania
    Wow. I would have kissed that kid!
     
  3. etoncrow

    etoncrow (aka Greg Harman, the curmudgeon with a conundrum)

    wow! what are the odds of that happening?
     
  4. Reward.
     
  5. Congrats on getting your gear back and on finding an honest person! I have had two instruments stolen from me which were recovered much later. A wonderful feeling it is to have your axe in your hands!
     
  6. kellyrojo

    kellyrojo

    Feb 16, 2011
    South Carolina
    incredible. awesome. congrats...get that kid a bass or something!
     
  7. gre107

    gre107

    Dec 25, 2005
    PA
    Nice!
     
  8. gttim

    gttim

    Dec 12, 2009
    Atlanta, GA
    What did the kid pay for it?
     
  9. chadds

    chadds

    Mar 18, 2000
    Peter Frampton's guitar was found after 31 years.
    I'm happy for you all!!!
     
  10. +1 kellyrojo
     
  11. Trailight

    Trailight

    Oct 19, 2010
    Vancouver BC
    Endorsing Artist: Spector Bass / Darkglass Electronics / Tsunami Cables
    WOW!!!!!!! That's amazing!!! Good for you!:bassist:
     
  12. Best TB thread in a while.

    Awesome!
     
  13. Spinal Tapper

    Spinal Tapper

    Nov 15, 2007
    Chicago
    Pretty incredible story!!

    Did you reward the kid at all? I'm guessing he was out of whatever money he paid for it...and that doesn't look like an inexpensive instrument...
     
  14. JACink

    JACink

    Mar 9, 2011
    Spain
    Nice!!

    Lets hope the "karma" also repays the kid (and his father!).
     
  15. Twospot

    Twospot

    Jan 1, 2012
    Toms River,NJ
    Very awesome!! I hope you took care of him.
     
  16. That is really cool to hear!!! A lot of young kids probably would not have returned it. Gives me hope for the younger generation!!
     
  17. ExaltBass

    ExaltBass Gold Supporting Member

    Sep 28, 2006
    Twin Cities, MN
    This says a lot about the character of that kid and his family! Congrats - it's great to hear a story that ends well.
     
  18. fourstringdrums

    fourstringdrums Decidedly Indecisive Supporting Member

    Oct 20, 2002
    Massachusetts
    Nice! Any full pics?
     
  19. Semisweet

    Semisweet

    Aug 31, 2011
    Dallas, Texas
    +1
     
  20. krstko

    krstko

    Aug 29, 2011
    Cerknica, Slovenia
    you are a very lucky guy :D
     

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