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Marjorie Tallchief statue found in pieces, Tulsa Historical Society says

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Posted at 3:58 PM, Apr 30, 2022
and last updated 2022-05-09 19:24:06-04

TULSA, Okla — The Tulsa Historical Society & Museum found its missing 5 Moons statue in pieces on Monday.

Someone took the Marjorie Tallchief statue sometime during the night on Thursday.

The director of the historical society says the statue had been sold for scrap at a recycling facility in Catoosa. The statue has been cut into pieces and some of those pieces are still missing.

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The Tulsa Historical Society & Museum found its stolen Marjorie Tallchief statue in pieces at a Catoosa recycling plant. May 2, 2022.

>> Photos: Marjorie Tallchief statue found in pieces

The historical society is hoping to raise money to replace the statue. They've set up a GoFundMe with a goal of $35,000.

For more information on the 5 Moons statues, click here.


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