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Bronze plaques stolen from The Grotto

Photo Credit: COURTESY PORTLAND POLICE BUEAU - The plaques stolen from The Grotto are similar in size and style to these. Police are investigating the theft of three bronze plaques valued at $15,000 each from The Grotto, the Catholic shrine at 8840 Northeast Skidmore Street.

The plaques, whch are 18 inches by 18 inches, were stolen late Sunday or early Monday. They are part of an outdoor display located near the monastery on the upper part of the property.

The plaques hold significant sentimental value to Grotto employees and visitors.

Anyone with information about the theft and/or the location of these plaques should call the Police Non-Emergency line at (503) 823-3333.

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