facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search
 

Violin taken from driveway

Sept. 10, 2008 at 9:57 PM   |   Comments

SKOKIE, Ill., Sept. 10 (UPI) -- Police in Skokie, Ill., say a man's prized replica Stradivarius violin disappeared soon after his wife put it out at the end of the couple's driveway.

Officers said the woman put the instrument outside about 1 p.m. Sunday because she was angry at her husband and he did not notice it missing from the house until 3 p.m., the Chicago Tribune reported Wednesday.

Upon hearing of where his wife had put the violin, the man went outside found it gone from the driveway, police said.

The instrument has an estimated value of $2,000.

Topics: violin
© 2008 United Press International, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Any reproduction, republication, redistribution and/or modification of any UPI content is expressly prohibited without UPI's prior written consent.
Most Popular
1
Hospital turns pediatric MRI into 'spaceship' Hospital turns pediatric MRI into 'spaceship'
2
Banana peel takes top Ig Nobel Prize Banana peel takes top Ig Nobel Prize
3
Survey: Nearly 1 in 10 have gone to work high on pot Survey: Nearly 1 in 10 have gone to work high on pot
4
'Stay of execution' for bird living in store 'Stay of execution' for bird living in store
5
Video: 'Ghosts' smash glass at auction house Video: 'Ghosts' smash glass at auction house
Trending News
Video
x
Feedback