Velez Family Still Searching for Stolen Medals - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

7/11/06

Velez Family Still Searching for Stolen Medals

 A Lubbock family is still searching for their stolen war medals but they may have made some progress. Roy Velez says he has located what may be a stolen ring at a local pawn shop. They are still trying to confirm it's one of the rings stolen when someone broke into the Velez home last month.  

You'll recall Velez's son Freddy was killed in Iraq two years ago. The thieves stole two of Freddy's Purple Hearts and a Silver and Bronze Star. The war coins belonging to Freddy's two brothers still serving in the military were also stolen.

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