Classic Mustang found abandoned after theft from Tulsa restoration shop

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TULSA, Okla. — The Tulsa County Sheriff’s Office is trying to get more information about a stolen 1965 Mustang Fastback.

A deputy found it, unattended around 9 p.m. Saturday near the 5300 block of Southwest Blvd.

The deputy ran the tag and reached out to the owner.

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Sept. 22, 2020 - Tulsa County deputies found a valuable 1965 Mustang while on patrol.
Sept. 22, 2020 - Tulsa County deputies found a valuable 1965 Mustang while on patrol.

The owner said the car -- valued around $200,000 -- was supposed to be at Buck’s Classics restoration shop near Route 66 and Utica.

When police arrived at the shop they found a hole had been cut in the wall. They say they believe whoever cut the hole through the wall drove the Mustang out the shop’s garage door. There was some damage to the hood of the Mustang.

Deputies say the owner of the car was grateful it was found with limited damage.

Anyone with any information is asked to call 918-596-COPS.