Police search for culprits in lawn ornament thefts

Police in Smithfield are looking for the culprits behind the theft of more than 20 lawn ornaments.

An officer on routine patrol spotted the collection of abducted decorations at the middle school in the early morning hours Thursday.

Among the lawn ornaments taken was an Uncle Sam, three rabbits, a fisherman, four angels, two squirrels, two frogs and a purple flamingo.

A few items have already been claimed.

If you think your statue is missing as part of this case, call Smithfield police.