Posted by erikforgod on Sunday, May 5, 2013
Our new house...we just moved was burglarized here in Argentina....they stole all my banjos, including my new Pisgah...my wife and I are devastated! We weren't home thank God...but now I have no banjo! They also stole our computers so we don-t have a way to connect.
I will share more details as I can.....my beloved Pisgah is gone >*
Sunday, May 5, 2013 @8:16:11 AM
That's terrible Eric. I guess there is a positive side to being homebound. If anyone tries to take my instruments they will have to take me too! : ) I wish you luck in finding these morons,
Sunday, May 5, 2013 @8:25:24 AM
Wow Eric, that sucks and you just moved in there and was so excited. I hope you get your banjos back and the put these idiots in jail. Good luck
Sunday, May 5, 2013 @10:48:44 AM
Hate to hear this bad news!
Torben Pedersen Says:
Sunday, May 5, 2013 @11:09:00 AM
I`m really sorry to hear. Hope you will get it back. I will not write, what I think about those people. But I`m shure you know it.
Sunday, May 5, 2013 @12:01:53 PM
That's terrible news. Such a shock for you both. Hope you get your banjos etc back soon.
Sunday, May 5, 2013 @4:12:48 PM
Eric, that is absolutely terrible. My heart is torn for your family.
Sunday, May 5, 2013 @6:11:42 PM
First, I am glad you and yoru family are safe, but what a terrible thing to happen. And such a cool new banjo. A fenced banjo ought to be easy to track down in Argentina, hopefully. Brad
Monday, May 6, 2013 @4:44:55 AM
Wow, Eric...I'm glad you and the family are OK. Like Torben said, I'll not write what I'm thinkin'....but it's somthin like hangin' the bloody pole cat's hide on the barn...!!!!
Monday, May 6, 2013 @6:46:47 AM
Ratler I'd like to skim em alive and throw whats left of them into the hogpen!!! and then after that, if anything remains into a pit full of copperheads and tuimber rattlers!!!!!
Monday, May 6, 2013 @8:32:33 AM
and then after that douse em with gasoline and set em ablaze......or maybe just an olf fashioned briar style vigilante hangin from an Oak tree.
Monday, May 6, 2013 @9:29:45 AM
Hmmm...couldn't have said better myself...!!!!!
Paul R Says:
Monday, May 6, 2013 @9:39:38 AM
Ouch! Sorry to hear about this. I know the feeling. I hope you get everything back. Sometimes these guys are so dumb, they leave a trail. Here's hoping that you and your banjo are reunited soon.
Monday, May 6, 2013 @10:13:04 AM
trust me these guys are pretty dumb.....
Monday, May 6, 2013 @10:45:18 AM
Eric - We're all praying that you get your banjo back. I can relate, as I lived in south America for a number of years (Caracas). While there had my car stolen with my guitar in the trunk. Got the car back, but not the guitar. The dummies had the car parked up in the barrio, with the radio blaring - drinking rum. The neighbors called the cops and they were arrested. The registration in the glove box said "American Embassy." Like you said - they are so dumb! They are very likely to have a very hard time fencing your banjos in Argentina!
All Thumbs in Richmond Says:
Monday, May 6, 2013 @5:51:51 PM
Wow, sorry to hear that Eric. I hope they can track them down, there can't be too many Pisgah Banjos down there! I too will say a prayer.
Tuesday, May 7, 2013 @12:53:25 AM
God has a very special place for folks like that!.....and it won't be pretty! You and yours are in my prayers. So sorry,
Tuesday, May 7, 2013 @5:25:55 AM
Thanks to all of you...I ask you to believe with me for the return of my Pisgah and in once piece also. The dragnet has been spread...I have alot of locals on this. My wife went to a local music store just a few minutes ago where it has been reported that the owner has bought stolen instruments in the past ( what a jerk!
We will also be checking pawn shops but they are in a part of the city that is very dangerous...
If he has my Pisgah he's goin down...
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