Woman loses $2,500 in coins during move

Vintage coins valued at $2,500 went missing after a North Augusta woman hired a moving company to pack her belongings, according to a North Augusta Public Safety incident report.

Covan World-Wide Moving, Inc., was hired to move the woman out of her home of on River Bluff Road.

The 46-year-old woman told an officer that an employee assured her the coins were packed. But on Saturday, she opened the boxes and could not find the coins, according to the report.

The moving company sent a representative to search the remaining boxes, but the coins were never found. According to the report, the employee who packed the boxes didn’t show up for work Monday and was unable to be reached by phone.