Grinch has change of heart in Alexandria
August 12, 2016 - storage organizer
ALEXANDRIA — Most of a $1,300 value of Christmas toys stolen from an Alexandria storage trickery were returned someday before emergence on Thursday.
Terri Brenner, organizer of a Alexandria Toy Drive, pronounced lapse of a toys was unexpected, though fantastic.
“I consider someone’s demur contingency have gotten a improved of them,” she said.
The toys left between noon and 4 p.m. on Wednesday while volunteers were relocating toys from a storage section nearby Washington and Belmont streets to another facility..
While they were unloading some toys during a second location, other toys were stolen from a initial unit.
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These enclosed unopened house games, remote control cars, Barbie dolls and other diverse holiday items.
“We consider many of them have been returned,” Brenner said, and a timing couldn’t have been some-more fortunate.
This is a weekend that fondle expostulate organizers have their annual rummage sale to lift income for a toys, Brenner said.
The sale will be during 804 S. Park Ave. from 8:30 to “whenever,” Friday, Saturday and Sunday, Brenner said.