Snoopy & Charlie Brown statues stolen outside of Tainan stadium

The statues of Snoopy & Charlie Brown which was on display outside of Tainan stadium have been stolen.  For the past few weeks, the home stadium of Uni-Lions have been on loan to the WBSC to host the U12 Baseball World Cup.

The popular baseball playing Peanuts characters were named as the global ambassador and have been one of the major photo attractions during the U12 Baseball World Cup.

According to the Tainan city police department, the missing report came in around 5pm in the afternoon.  Since then, the local police have started checking the nearby CCTV footage, hoping to generate some leads on the whereabout of the baseball duo.

Snoopy and Charlie Brown. Where are you….. Photo Credit (WBSC Facebook)

Update on the incident

9th of August

The missing statues have have found in the morning, dumped on the side of the road near the stadium.  The police have returned the missing statues to the organiser.

Crime scene photo. Where they found the body of Charlie Browns and Snoopy 🙁

10th of August

Police have found the person who stole the statues via CCTV footage.  The 48-year-old man told the police that he thought the event organiser did not want the keep the statues after the tournament, that’s why he took it.  The man will face larceny charges at the Tainan district court.

Police able to track down the thief via CCTV footage

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