Hokie Bird statue stolen from Hotel Roanoke

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ROANOKE, Va. (WFXR) – During the overnight hours of Wednesday, Sept. 25, the Hokie Bird statue located near the south side of the building has been stolen.

When officers arrived shortly after 5 a.m. Wednesday, they noted the statue was gone, but the base of the statue was still intact.

A preliminary investigation shows the statue was stolen between 3 a.m. and 5 a.m. Wednesday.

No arrests have been made and the investigation into the stolen statue continues.

Anyone with information is asked to call (540) 344-8500. You can also text “RoanokePD” to 274637 and be sure your information is attached to the text. Be sure to reference case number 19-102689.

Calls and texts can remain anonymous.

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