A burglary was reported at Dog Chapman's business in Colorado. Many of Beth Chapman's personal items were stolen.
Dog the Bounty Hunter along with family, friends, and fans are still coping with the tragic death of Beth Chapman who lost her battle to cancer in June. However, the family is now faced with another problem. According to CNN, the personal items of the late Beth Chapman has been stolen from their family store in Edgewater, Colorado.
"Not only did the thieves take thousands of dollars of clothing, these criminals took priceless personal belongings of our beloved Beth, including tributes to her kindly left by our amazing fans," the grieving family's spokesperson said. "We are working with our friends in law enforcement to find these perpetrators, and are offering a cash reward to anyone who provides information about their identity. To whoever did this, you better watch out. Dog is coming for you."
The Bible says it is an unforgivable sin to steal from the dead— Duane Dog Chapman (@DogBountyHunter) August 2, 2019
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The grieving husband said that he is leaving the case to the police and also send out a tweet offering a cash reward for anyone who gives information. "The Bible says it is an unforgivable sin to steal from the dead," he tweeted in the early hours of Friday morning. "LARGE CASH REWARD FOR ANY INFORMATION FIR WHO IS RESPONSIBLE FOR THIS !!!" the reality star tweeted.
He also added that the items that were stolen included his late wife's bounty hunting gear from their reality show together. Chapman, who spoke to the media outside the shop said that he wept as he walked through the store and said that the thing he valued most and wanted back was his late wife's taser.
Dog is still trying to deal with his wife's death and the theft and losing the one item his wife and bounty-hunting partner used when they worked together has been difficult on him. "I don't know what to do. As long as I stay bounty hunting it's the only thing that keeps my mind off how things are right now. I just have to keep working!" he said, according to popculture.
Chapman, who is both angry and heartbroken by the incident told the media that on 2 August 2019 that he would ask the police not to press charges if the thief surrounded within 48 hours. "The guy has 48 hours to call me and ask for forgiveness," said Chapman as he spoke in front of his robbed store.
According to reports by WTHR, the burglary took place on 29 July 2019 but was only discovered when a pedestrian noticed a broken glass door of the shop called the "Free as a Bird Bail Bond" next day. Police Col. Bob Brink said that the officers were unable to reach anyone and therefore sealed the door. However, the theft was later reported.
As per the reports, racks of hoodies and T-shirts were stolen and the cash register along with the computer was dumped in a pile. Other merchandise, including a "Dog the Bounty Hunter" mug was destroyed. Police Chief John Mackey released a surveillance video of the man believed to the suspect and said that he had visited the store for a short time with a large backpack. He also added that the stolen merchandise would already be sold online.
The incident has without a doubt infuriated the fans. Having to deal with the fact that the grieving family is now faced with the reality that the treasured memorabilia associated with Beth Chapman was stolen and property vandalized has also been hard on Dog Chapman and his children.