Stolen Riverfront Park sculptures found | Arkansas Blog

Sunday, August 31, 2014

Stolen Riverfront Park sculptures found

Posted By on Sun, Aug 31, 2014 at 5:57 PM

TARGETED: The small figure taken from this sculpture "Conversations with myself" (shown here after a theft two years ago) apparently was recovered this morning.
  • TARGETED: The small figure taken from this sculpture "Conversations with myself" (shown here after a theft two years ago) apparently was recovered this morning.

Fox 16 is reporting
that a couple walking in Riverfront Park this morning found bags obtaining three bronze sculptures worth nearly $30,000 broken off pedestals and taken last week.

The city's Mark Webre says the sculptures can be repaired.

Among the items taken was — for the third time in four years — a small figure in the work "Conversations with myself."

The city is planning more security video coverage in the sculpture garden in the future.

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