The police took the Eros under protectionthe London police has opened impudent plans of criminals which have conceived to steal one of symbols of the British capital - the Eros statue on Pikadili - serkus. Not to admit similar scandal, guards took god of love under personal guardianship.
detectives from Skotlend - Yard are assured that a gang of criminals which they have nicknamed “ Eleven friends of Oushena “ hunts for several most known monuments of Britain. Thus to the first in the list there is god the Eros, whose figure decorates a fountain on the area of Pikadili - serkus. This sculpture became for a long time one of sights of capital favourite by tourists.
the police considers that malefactors will try to dismantle a monument by means of the crane under cover of repair work. Now the fountain and a statue are under round-the-clock video observation. Besides, on bared “ luchnike “ have established the alarm system. Also some other monuments which, according to employees of the law and order, are in " are taken under the strengthened protection; to risk group “. Among them - lions on the Trafalgar area, a monument to Winston Churchill, and also bronze figures round monuments to queen Victoria and prince Albert.
in Skotlend - Yard believe that malefactors have aimed on the Eros with an ulterior motive - most likely, winged god of love already has a potential buyer. “ a head I can give on cutting off that which - who is ready to lay out for this sight a round sum “ - tells a source in the London police.
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