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This reel and related electronic components were stolen, and the owner would like them back!

stolen reelA commercial fisherman from Gloucester said that sometime between Tuesday and early Thursday, one or more intruders broke a padlock off the vessel’s wheelhouse and entered it, making off with a computerized mackerel fishing reel, mackerel hooks, the computer used with the reel, and an additional computer tablet. the equipment is rare, with only seven known individual computer-reel systems operating out of Gloucester. The fisherman has estimated the reels and computer equipment losses at $4,500, with the hooks worth an estimated $1,500. If you have any knowledge of who stole this equipment, or are offered this equipment, please contact the Gloucester Police, or send a tip in confidence to us http://fisherynation.com/contact Thank you 10:59