A statue located close to the WB Yeates Cemetery in Sligo has been stolen.
The large bronze statue depicts a man contemplating the words of one of the poets poems.
It was located in the car park beside the cemetery and church in Drumcliffe.
Gardaí in Sligo are seeking the public’s assistance in relation to the theft of a bronze statue from a car park in Drumcliff, Co. Sligo between the 14th – 16th December. Anyone who may have seen any suspicious activity is asked to contact Gardaí in Sligo on 071-9157000. pic.twitter.com/bY0epPvS0B
— Garda Info (@gardainfo) December 17, 2018
Gardai believe it was taken at some point between December 14th-16th.
Anyone with information on the theft is asked to contact Sligo Garda Station.