Overnight on June 22 and 23, thieves presumably seeking scrap metal stole two gates from adjacent homes in the historic Fairoaks neighborhood in Oak Grove.
Well-known metal sculptor Ray Huston installed both gates that were stolen. One he designed and fabricated in 2012; the other was installed just this month.
Huston incorporated into his gate design metal tools and objects that nearby homeowners had collected. Neighbors are raising awareness about the crime in hopes of recovering their beloved gates.
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