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Police recover Jimmy Howard's head stolen from life-size statue

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Jimmy Howard without a head Thursday. Jimmy Howard without a head Thursday.
Here's what the statue looked like before vandals struck. Here's what the statue looked like before vandals struck.
DETROIT (AP) -- Detroit police say they've recovered the stolen head belonging to a big bobblehead of Red Wings goalie Jimmy Howard.

The head of the roughly 5-foot-tall statue was reported missing around 5 a.m. Thursday from downtown's Campus Martius park. Police Chief James Craig told reporters a suspect was arrested by midmorning and the head was "safely in our custody."

Other suspects are being sought.

Police say a group was seen taking the head. Investigators planned to review surveillance footage.

The bobblehead was part of a marketing campaign. Greg Hammaren, general manager for Fox Sports Detroit, says they were to be auctioned to support the Boys & Girls Club of America after being displayed.
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