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RCMP Turner Valley ~ Theft of Art

Property Theft
Turner Valley RCMP are seeking public assistance in identifying a suspect.  On June 21, 2015 an annual art show was held at Vales Greenhouse in Black Diamond, Alberta. A pair of oil paintings were stolen at this show.
They were 30″ X 40″ (inches), and named Algonquin Gold and Atumnal Bruce. Both were painted by Maryanne Jespersen and each hold a value of $3200.00.
A witness observed a female with the paintings at the end of the art show. The female is described as being in her 40s , 5′ 4″ light brown, straight, shoulder length hair. The witness was not aware at the time that the paintings were not paid for.
Algonquin Gold Painting Atumnal Bruce Painting
If you or someone you know has any information on this event you are asked to please contact the Turner Valley Detachment at 403-933-7227 or you can make any anonymous tip to crime stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS(8477).

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