A famous statue of Ed Sullivan has been stolen from the Television Academy, Highlight Hollywood confirmed on Monday. The statue, which went missing Sunday, had been on display at an outdoor exhibit at the Academy’s Hall of Fame Plaza. The Wrap previously reported the news.
The bronze statue of the late variety show host weighs roughly 20 pounds and is 1 foot 6 inches in height. The plaza it was taken from contains likenesses of several other legendary TV figures.
A spokesperson for the Los Angeles Police Department said that there are not currently any leads, nor do they have video of the incident.
Police urge anyone with knowledge of the crime to notify North Hollywood detectives at (818) 623-4081 or text info to 274637.