Police recover some art stolen from EL Arts Festival

EAST LANSING, Mich (WLNS) – East Lansing Police say they’ve recovered nearly half of the pieces of art stolen from last week’s Art Festival.

Police now have six of the 11 pieces that were reported missing after the festival closed for the night last Saturday.

A Chicago-area artist said six of her paintings were taken from her booth.

Two other artists said they had pieces taken from their booths also.

Lt. Scott Wriggelsworth of the East Lansing Police tells 6 News that the investigation is continuing and he asks anyone who might have information to contact the department at 517-319-6897.
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