The jewelry was allegedly pilfered as Bolt ran his post-200-meter victory lap.
His fans were outraged that someone would do such a thing:
— Steve Zacharanda (@stevezacharanda) August 9, 2012
Someone stole Usain Bolt's necklace while he was doing his victory lap? This has to be the dumbest person ever.
— Corey MontagueSholay (@CoreyTDD) August 9, 2012
WHO TF STOLE USAIN BOLT'S NECKLACE????? DICKHEAD GIVE IT BACK. Ugh some people…… ?
— Tracey J (@TeeJ94) August 9, 2012
Someone in the crowd stole Usain Bolt's necklace when he was celebrating..
— Finesse Boy (@KayyAyy_14) August 9, 2012
Some idiot stole Usain Bolt's necklace whilst he was running his victory lap! Well done you.
— hamdaaa ✨ (@_chickennnn) August 9, 2012
Apparently someone stole Usain Bolt's necklace whilst he was celebrating… Disgusting behaviour if true and not just lost. #London2012
— sanderino (@simonologue) August 9, 2012
— Amanda Huxtable (@Soulsis7) August 9, 2012
— Stewart X Addison (@sxa555) August 9, 2012
If Bolt’s necklace was indeed stolen, the culprit should ‘fess up and return it. What a shameful stunt to pull.
We hope the necklace is recovered.