OYSTER BAY, N.Y. ??? Authorities are hunting for the person who stole a 15-inch walrus tusk from Theodore Roosevelt’s home on Long Island.
The superintendent of the Sagamore Hill National Historic Site, Thomas Ross, says the tusk was one of a pair displayed on a . It was discovered missing Feb. 22 from a second-floor guest room in the , N.Y., home. The room is usually sealed off by a rope when visitors take guided tours.
Old Brookville, N.Y., police and the FBI has added the tusk to its national stolen art list.are investigating. The
Several years ago, a man stole Roosevelt’s revolver from the house. He pleaded guilty, and the weapon was returned.
On the Net: http://www.nps.gov/sahi
Information from: Newsday, http://www.newsday.com
If i were to steal anything – this would probably be it.