They rob a video game store by breaking a wall and take more than 250,000 dollars in Pokémon cards and collectibles

They rob a video game store by breaking a wall and take more than 250,000 dollars in Pokémon cards and collectibles

They rob a store in the United States by breaking a wall and manage to take more than 250,000 dollars in Pokémon cards and other collectibles. Take a look at the video of the crime:

Pokémon cards are now one of the most sought-after products related to the world of video games. The value of many of these cards is through the roof and that attracts all kinds of people.

In recent months we have heard and read news of all kinds, from the auction of a very rare plate with 99 cards from the first edition to a Pokémon fan who managed to enroll in medicine by selling his cards.

Unfortunately, today we have received information about a less positive news, since there has been a really important robbery. Pokémon cards attract the most curious, even thieves.

The robbery of a video game store in Minnesotta, United States, has recently been reported. The family game store known as Punch Out Gaming has been robbed in the purest Ocean’s Eleven styleas pointed out by a Twitter user.

Making a hole in the wall, the thief used the darkness to gain access to the establishment and win over $250,000 in cash, highly valuable Pokémon cards, and other collectibles.

The good news for the store owners is that the thief was recorded and photographed, although he still remains unknown. Co-owner Jason Peterson was devastated by the situation in a statement to Fox 9 (via game spot).

I sit in a daze, just watching someone walk in and take down everything they worked so hard to build over the years.explained the seller.

Although the store has insurance, Peterson assured that it will not cover all the losses. This is devastating for us, it’s really going to be hard for us to weather the storm… commented before referring to the popularity of pokemon cards and about how the demand had increased the store’s sales.

Despite the bad news the local community has turned out to support the ownerssomething that has given them support to come back stronger.

If you are fans of Pokémon, remember that throughout this week the franchise will make an announcement per day related to some games, such as Pokémon Sword and Shield, Pokémon Go or Masters Ex.


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