Archive for Wednesday, June 20, 2012

Lawrence man, 60, reports damage to sculpture in Watson Park

June 20, 2012


A 60-year-old Lawrence man reported that someone caused $15,000 worth of damage to a stone sculpture called “Emergence,” which is in Watson Park, sometime between May 16 and Saturday, according to police reports.


bendover61 5 years, 1 month ago

Is the story that a Lawrence man reported the damage or is the story the damage? Good Job.

5 years, 1 month ago

Tell us more about the man who reported the vandalism. Was he black or white? Approximate weight and height? What was he wearing at the time of his report?

Ken Lassman 5 years, 1 month ago

Very nice ;>)

Inquiring minds need to know!

5 years, 1 month ago

"sometime between May 16 and Saturday"... This event gets more mysterious every time I read the article.

DeckDoctors 5 years, 1 month ago

An intern's entry from the police blotter...

bring_JOHN_BROWN_back 5 years, 1 month ago

a shame...wonder if Prof. Tefft had a hand in its creation??

paulveer 5 years, 1 month ago

...whose work can be seen in Burcham Park.

paulveer 5 years, 1 month ago

My apologies for that unintended juxtaposition.

paulveer 5 years, 1 month ago

I love the downtown sculpture program. I agree that a couple are pretty weak almost every year. but the program is stellar.

JackMcKee 5 years, 1 month ago

Did the old man report it on his 1984 Miami Vice style cell phone?

ivalueamerica 5 years, 1 month ago

Are the police not sure when the 60 year old man reported the damage.

I know there are contests around the globe for poorly written newspaper articles...this should win top honors to have so much so wrong in so few words.

But it made me smile, so I am not complaining.

Bill_Slu 5 years, 1 month ago

If Obama had a damaged sculpture, it would look like this one :)

booyalab 5 years, 1 month ago

Can something really be worth that much if no one would buy it with their own money?

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