|July 5, 2012|
The Halton Regional Police Service is investigating the theft of a sculpture in Oakville.
Sometime between June 25th and June 26th, a unique sculpture of Picasso cutting the lawn with a self-propelled lawnmower was stolen from the rear lawn of a residence on Park Avenue. The sculpture is designed by New York artist Elliott Arkin and is valued at approximately $16,000.00.
The sculpture was recovered badly damaged the night of July 3rd. The suspect(s) are unknown. Police are asking the public for assistance in identifying the culprit(s).
Anyone with information on this or any other crime is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), through the web at www.haltoncrimestoppers.com
or by texting “Tip201” with your message to 274637 (CRIMES).
If you have any information on this case, please call Regional Investigative Services at 905-825-4747 ext. 5082 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).