Gift Cards taken from charity auction have been returned

Taken Sunday, returned Tuesday

Maybe it was the media exposure.

Maybe it was the fact police were looking through surveillance video.

Or maybe, like the Grinch, someone’s heart grew three sizes Tuesday.

READ: Police Searching For Suspect In Charity Auction Theft

Whatever the case, Jim Trimble at Mantiques in downtown Barrie says the $200 worth of gift cards that had been taken from his charity auction for RVH Foundation have been returned.

He did not want to comment further.

Barrie Police have confirmed the return of the cards, adding the case is closed. No charges will be laid.