Ithaca Police Department is currently investigating vandalism to the iconic Child of Ithaca statue on the Ithaca Commons. The statue is of a female sitting at a table with a cup in her hand.

Video surveillance shows that on April 21 about 9:55 an unknown subject approaches the statue, removes the cup from the table, and then runs away in an easterly direction. The person is a white male, about 20 years old, average build, with dark colored hair. The cost to replace the cup and repair the statue is approximately $1,500 dollars. Anyone with information that would aid this investigation is encouraged to contact the Ithaca Police Department.

Police Dispatch: 607-272-3245
Police Administration: 607-272-9973
Police Tipline 607-330-0000
Email: [email protected]
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