ARTS & CULTURE
12/27/2010 01:29 pm ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Thief tunneled through Manhattan apartment wall and stole $750,000 Andy Warhol pictures

A brazen thief tunnelled through a wall into a New York City apartment and stole $750,000 of pictures by Andy Warhol and other artists.

Police said the thief broke through a hallway wall into the Manhattan apartment and removed the video surveillance system before stealing the limited-edition artworks, watches and jewellery.

The stolen items include Roy Lichtenstein prints 'Thinking Nude' and 'Moonscape', the Carl Fudge oil painting 'Live Cat' and Warhol prints 'The Truck' and 'Superman'.

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