Art  Gallery  Theft

 

Write a news story based on the following facts:

 

 FACT 1—Last night at about 5:15 a guard at the Kresge Art Center gallery noticed a painting missing.

 

FACT 2—Guards searched all visitors to the gallery, but did not find the missing painting.

 

FACT 3—Painting was part of an exhibition of impressionist paintings on display this month.

 

FACT 4—Painting showed a group picnicking by a lake.

 

FACT 5—Picture was 14 by 18 inches in size and is valued at $4,500. The painting is by an unknown artist.

 

FACT 6—Sgt. Seamus Rafferty said “Once we figure out how they got the painting out of the building, we’ll be able to identify the thieves.”