A former Pittsburgh Penguins defenceman has had his Stanley Cup ring stolen from a Toronto home.
Cameron Gaunce’s Pittsburgh Penguins 2017 championship ring, along with one given to his wife, was snatched in a break-in on Monday in The East Mall and Burnhamthorpe Road area.
According to his brother, Canucks forward Brendan Gaunce, the thieves took the entire safe the rings were stored in.
Toronto Police issued a statement on the theft on Wednesday, describing the rings as:
Men’s size Pittsburgh Penguins 2017 Stanley Cup Championship commemoration ring, silver in colour, with an engraving of the National Hockey League logo, the name ‘Gaunce’ and the number 24.
Women’s size Pittsburgh Penguins 2017 Stanley Cup Championship commemoration ring, silver in colour.
Cameron Gaunce, 28, who currently plays with the Lightning, was born in Sudbury, went to high school in Markham and played for the OHL’s Mississauga St.. Michael’s Majors.
Anyone with information is asked to call police at 416-808-2200 or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477).