$2K worth of plants stolen from Overton Park

$2K worth of plants stolen from Overton Park
Overton Park says someone stole $2,000 worth of plants, topiaries and bushes.

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - Overton Park officials say someone made off with thousands of dollars worth of plants.

Park officials discovered the theft Wednesday in the formal gardens. According to Overton Park’s Facebook page, someone stole 150 plants, including three topiaries and several large hydrangea bushes.

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Posted by Overton Park on Thursday, May 30, 2019

The park says volunteers from the Daughters of the American Revolution - River City Chapter will replant new plants once they are replaced.

The park is asking for donations to replace the stolen plants.

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