Arrest made in Tippecanoe Arts Federation theft

Lafayette Police Department have arrested a suspect in the theft of two bronze light fixtures from outside of the Tippecanoe Arts Federation

Posted: Jul 31, 2018 2:39 PM
Updated: Jul 31, 2018 8:05 PM

LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) — Lafayette Police Department have arrested a suspect in the theft of two bronze light fixtures from outside of the Tippecanoe Arts Federation. 53-year-old Jon Pullin was arrested on Tuesday. 

Related: Two stolen pieces of Lafayette history were likely sold

According to police, one of the light fixtures was sold to Oscar Winski, a local metal recycling facility, where it was destroyed. The other light hasn't been found, but with the assistance and cooperation of Oscar Winski, Lafayette Detectives were able to identify a suspect.

Related: Oscar Winski: Not a safe place for criminals

This case remains under investigation, anyone with information on this case is encouraged to contact the Lafayette Police Department at 765-807-1200, or to report it anonymously through the WeTip Hotline at 800-78-CRIME.

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