Police seek public’s help in locating stolen painting

<p class="p1">This painting, “Running Wild,” was stolen from the Cannery Pier Hotel Friday.</p>

A painting was stolen from the Cannery Pier Hotel last week.

Now police are hoping for the public’s help in recovering it.

At 4:20 p.m. Friday, Astoria Police responded to a report from the hotel at 10 Basin Street. The painting, which depicts swimming salmon, is believed to have been stolen between 2 and 4 p.m.

The painting, “Running Wild” measures at 36-inches by 36-inches and is an original canvas. It is estimated at $2,700.

So far there are no suspects in the case.

Anyone with information about the theft is asked to call Astoria Dispatch and ask for Officer A.J. Duryea. Dispatch can be reached at 503-325-4411.


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