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Subject: Juneau Crime Line Crime of the WeekDate: 06-28-2018 08:45:32
From: Lt. Jeremy WeskeCase or Incident: #180608-004
Summary:

On 6/8/18 at about 1540 hours, a local business owner from the 300 block of S Franklin St called to report a set of walrus tusks had been stolen from her business sometime between 4/2/18 and 5/5/18.

The tusks were mounted on a green granite plaque and had scrimshaw depicting a hunting scene. The tusks were valued at $20,000.

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