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Barry Billcliff (left) and Tim Crebase (right) were arraigned in Lawrence District Court yesterday.
Barry Billcliff (left) and Tim Crebase (right) were arraigned in Lawrence District Court yesterday. (Pool Photo) Pool Photo

Police call Methuen treasure story a tall tale

Four accused of plot to steal old currency

By Caroline Louise Cole and Kathleen Burge
Globe Correspondent, Staff / April 30, 2005

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LAWRENCE -- The more they told their fantastic tale of unearthing buried treasure in a Methuen backyard, posing with wads of cash and bathing in the lights of prime-time fame, the more their story began to fray. (Full article: 1129 words)

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