Matt Flake of Monroeville was the victim of a home robbery over the weekend. His 1989 Gibson F5-L mandolin was among the items stolen.
This mandolin has a Fishman pickup, abalone inlay, abalone dots in the neck, and is signed on the inside by Steve Carlton.
Matt says there are button scratches on the back and it does not have a pick guard on it. The serial number is 9211048.
If you have information about this instrument you can call The Sevier County Sheriff’s Office, Sevierville, Tennessee at 865-453-4668 or Matt Flake at 865-296-0014.
A complete list of items taken in the robbery can be found on the Monroeville Facebook page.