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Breckenridge man arrested for stealing $5,000 to $10,000 worth of skis, snowboards

Thomas Yacko
Photo of Thomas Yacko (Breckenridge police)

BRECKENRIDGE – Breckenridge police arrested a man Monday suspected of stealing thousands of dollars worth of skis and snowboards this winter.

Police announced they arrested 32-year-old Thomas Yacko following a weekslong investigation into the thefts. Police said it’s likely he will be charged with a class 6 felony for stealing the property, which is worth anywhere from $5,000 to $10,000.

Breckenridge police said the case is still under investigation, and they’re looking to track down additional victims since Yacko’s arrest.

If you believe he may have stolen your gear or if you have any additional information call Breckenridge police at 970-453-2941.


Tom Kackley

Tom Kackley

Tom Kackley is a digital content producer at KOAA News 5. He has worked in southern Colorado since 2016.
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