Wally The Green Monster Costume Recovered After Reported Theft From Fenway

July 27, 2012 12:00 AM
Wally The Green Monster Costume Recovered After Reported Theft From Fenway

" BOSTON (CBS) – Boston police recovered a Wally The Green Monster costume Friday after reporting it had been stolen from Fenway Park an hour-and-a-half earlier.

Officers say the initial call for a theft came in around 2:30 p.m.

Officers say the person who took the costume is a Red Sox employee who “neglected to inform the proper supervisor.”

WBZ NewsRadio 1030′s Lana Jones reports

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The Red Sox told WBZ-TV that the employee set out with the intention of spreading good cheer throughout Boston.

That employee left the ballpark wearing the costume. When security realized the suit was missing, it sett off a search.

The mascot was spotted by a number of people wandering down Boylston Street, posing for pictures, and even stopping in the Apple store "

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