On April 29, the owners of a building located at 315 Pease St. in Dorset arrived home to realize their valuable sculpture was stolen from their property.
The artwork is a Shona sculpture weighing 150-200 pounds. It's approximately five feet tall and three feet wide. The sculpture, titled "U-Kama", was created by an artist in Zimbabwe, Africa.
The investigation revealed the sculptor was stolen between 12:30 and 1:30 p.m. Evidence at the scene also indicated that more then one suspect is involved. The sculptor depicts a family in a circle with outstretched arms.
Anyone with any information on the whereabouts of this sculpture or persons responsible for this theft is urged to contact Lt. Reg Trayah at the Vermont State Police, Shaftsbury Barracks. 802-442-5421