UPDATE: The golden lion has been recovered. Paul "Nighthawk" Ames spotted it while on the job near Lindell Road and Mesa Verde Lane.
Art installation stolen from Decatur & Flamingo has been found & is now in police custody. pic.twitter.com/H80v0iMVvQ
— Yasmeen Hassan (@YasmeenTV) May 2, 2016
LAS VEGAS (KTNV) -- A thief is being sought after a recently installed piece of art was stolen from the median.
According to Clark County's Twitter Sunday, the golden lion at Decatur Boulevard and Flamingo Road was stolen while the small pink alligators that surround it were vandalized.
Clark County officials said they'll file a police report.
Sad day for public art:The lion @ Decatur has been stolen & the alligators vandalized. A police report will be filed pic.twitter.com/6OiQKNKu4S
— Clark County Nevada (@ClarkCountyNV) May 2, 2016
— Clark County Nevada (@ClarkCountyNV) April 28, 2016
No other details have been released.