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Thieves Steal Oasis Painting, Police Smuggle Oasis Song Titles Into Statement

Nicely done, Greater Manchester police.

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It was a very Mancunian crime. Thieves made off with a painting of Oasis this week from a gallery in Bury.

A very Manc crime. Thieves have stolen this Oasis painting from a Bolton gallery

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A very Manc crime. Thieves have stolen this Oasis painting from a Bolton gallery

3:06 PM - 28 Oct 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Greater Manchester police said the crime took place between 4.45am and 5.15am on Monday at the Art Gallery and Gift Shop on Bolton Street in Bury.

The black-and-white canvas painting is by Olga Tsarevska Lomax.

PC Katherine Gosling gave this important statement on the ongoing investigation, with a couple of hidden references for fans:

If anyone knows where the painting is, they might want to let the police know.