Business owner: Thieves not only stole from midtown Tulsa tattoo shop, but from veterans

A midtown Tulsa tattoo shop owner said someone stole vital equipment.

TULSA, Okla. — Quick facts:

  • Local business owners at Anchor and Rose Tattoo Company in midtown Tulsa said someone wiped out their livelihood.
  • Thieves reportedly stole ink and tattoo machinery from the shop near Sixth and Peoria.
  • They reportedly made it inside by breaking the air conditioning window unit.
  • Business owners say the thieves not only stole from them, but from soldiers.. They were collecting donations for Operation Gratitude.
  • They estimate around a $5,000 loss. Other local tattoo artists have offered help to get them up and running.
  • Officials say the crime may have been caught on surveillance cameras.

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