Two men have been charged with theft after a sculpture worth up to £500,000 was stolen from Much Hadham...
'Sundial' had been taken from the grounds of the Henry Moore Foundation on July the 10th.
22 year-old Liam Hughes and 19 year-old Jason Park - both from Coltsfield in Stanstead - have been charged with two counts of theft.
Both have been released on bail and will appear before Stevenage Magistrates on August 3rd.
A third man has been released without charge.
Read more about the Henry Moore Foundation here.
Lesley Wake, Chief
Operating Officer from the Henry Moore Foundation, said: "The Henry Moore Foundation is
thrilled about the return of Working Model for Sundial; we are hugely
grateful to BBC Crimewatch, the public and in particular, the excellent work by
Herts Police, in achieving its recovery.
that the successful outcome of this investigation will help to stimulate
interest in Moore’s Reclining Figure which was taken from the Foundation
in 2005. The reward of up to £100,000 is still available for information
relating to the recovery of this sculpture. The reward is subject to special
conditions. Anyone with information should call police on 101 or alternatively
Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 with any information."
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