LINCOLN, Neb. -- A man was arrested in connection to the theft of $100,000 worth of gold coins in Lincoln.

The Lincoln Police Department said they arrested 49-year-old David Fricke on Dec. 10. Fricke reportedly knows the victim and had access to the home. 

Officers said they are still looking for the missing coins. Fricke is currently being treated at a local hospital for a separate medical condition and will be lodged in jail after he is medically cleared.

According to authorities, 25 gold coins, with a value of $100,000 total, were reported stolen on Dec. 6 from the 3900 block of S. 78th St. The victim was an 82-year-old man and the coins were from his private collection.