BRATTLEBORO, Vt. — Two bronze lion statues stolen from outside a commercial office building in the Vermont city of Brattleboro have been found.

The lions had been at the entrance to The Vermont Building since its opening in 1989. That was until they were reported missing on Monday.

A $1,000 reward was offered to help find them.

The Brattleboro Reformer reports (http://bit.ly/2gPqBhz ) that Shelly Huber, the building’s director of operations and building management, got an anonymous tip on Thursday about where the lions were. A towing service was sent to pick them up.

She says the statues were found locally but she wouldn’t say where.

The theft is being investigated.

The Vermont Building now plans to boost security measures and secure the lions better to prevent any future heists.


Information from: Brattleboro Reformer, http://www.reformer.com/

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