Vincent van Gone!
OK, it wasn't by van Gogh it was of van Gogh, painted by local artist Rachel Schluter. But lame either way.
Press release from the Eureka Police Department:
On 2/5/13 EPD took a report of a stolen 2’ x 2’ oil painting on panel of Vincent van Gogh. It was painted in his impressionistic style by local artist Rachel Schlueter.
It was stolen on February 5, 2013 between 9:00 a.m. and 10:00 a.m. from the C Street Studios (Second and C Streets) from the wall of the upstairs gallery area.
If you have any information on the whereabouts of the painting please call Suzie Owsley at Eureka Police at 441-4325 ext 2#