Man arrested for Beloit break-in, stealing rare collector coins

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BELOIT, Wis. (WIFR) -- A man was arrested for allegedly breaking into a Beloit home and stealing rare collector coins last month.

John L. Isaacson, 57, reportedly broke into a home in the 2200 block of Pow Wow Trace around 3 p.m. on July 27.

Beloit police say a tip from a Facebook page led to Isaacson's arrest. He was taken into custody on Aug. 15.

Issacson faces charges of burglary and theft. He is being held by the Rock County Sheriff's Department awaiting a court appearance.

Police say the rare stolen coins have not yet been found. If you have any information, contact Beloit police at 608-757-2244.