2 arrested in the IE for stealing over $1.4 million in Marvel collectibles

Two men were arrested after deputies recovered $1.4 million in stolen Marvel collectibles from a Colton storage facility.

A collector, who keeps his collection in a Rancho Mirage storage unit, became suspicious when he saw items he owned listed for sale on Craigslist, according to ABC 7.

Police investigated and were were led to suspect Ian Florez, 35, of San Bernardino, after they say he responded to the ad. He was arrested on February 24.

A second suspect, Matthew Rinke, 37, of San Bernardino and arrested him on March 7.

The victim’s stolen property was recovered at a storage unit in Colton.