Man arrested for stealing $10,000 violin
|Updated: 1/04 12:32 pm
||Published: 1/04 10:20 am
Tulsa police arrested a man they say stole a 150-year-old violin.
William Kent faces charges of grand larceny, larceny, and larceny from a retailer. Police say he stole a $10,000 Klauz violin from someone at the Saied Music store near 71st and Garnett .
In addition to the 150-year-old violin, police say Kent also stole a Clark White Tin Key Penny Whistle from the store. The victim gave police a good description of the suspect.
Shortly after police got a call about a larceny of a cell phone at a Mattress King with a similar suspect description. Police say they found the suspect near the Saied Music Store and took him into custody and recovered all the stolen items.
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