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Specimen Stolen: Please Help!

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The Los Angeles Police Department is investigating the theft of a plastinated 13-week-old fetus, from Gunther von Hagens’ BODY WORLDS 2:The Anatomical Exhibition of Real Human Bodies at the California Science Center, on March 26, 2005.

Detectives have released composite sketches of two female suspects, who were described by a witness to the theft. Detectives also released a photograph of a suspicious note  left in a guest book at the exhibit.

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A surveillance video, visible below, captured images of the suspects and police are asking the public’s help in identifying the pair. If anyone has any information leading to the specimen, please call the LAPD at 1877-LAWFULL (877-529-3855) for anonymous calls to the crime hotline.

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