The boxes weren't all unpacked on Thursday, March 6 when cash and gold coins were stolen from a couple who had just moved into their Bridle Path Lane home.
The theft was reported at 8:24 p.m. to New Canaan police. The items had been taken from an upstairs room sometime between 8 a.m. and 3 p.m. that day, the couple, both 35 years old, told police.
The theft occurred in a house in the area of 100 to 200 Bridle Path Lane, police said. The five gold coins stolen were worth a total of $7,500 ($1,500 apiece, if they had a uniform value) and the cash amounted to $3,000.