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Two van Goghs were stolen 14 years ago. Last week they were found — in a drug kingpin’s safe.

As international art thefts go, the van Gogh heist was rather low tech. In 2002, thieves used a ladder to break into a second-story window at the Vincent van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam. They snatched two relatively small Van Gogh paintings and escaped by sliding down a rope. The thieves left enough DNA at the scene to be quickly caught and sentenced […]
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