Trailer filled with fossils valued at more than $100,000 stolen at Aurora hotel
AURORA, Colo. -- A trailer loaded with fossils valued at more than $100,000 was stolen Sunday in Aurora. The trailer, owned by GeoDecor, was taken from the parking lot of the Crowne Plaza Convention Center at 15500 E. 40th Ave. during the Colorado Mineral and Fossil Fall Show, the company said. The 20-foot, silver-toned trailer held, among other fossils, a 92-million-year-old fossil shark specimen valued at $50,000 that was scheduled to be purchased by a museum.