On The Ball, worth $85,000 was found on a Paget Property Friday night. *File photo
On The Ball, worth $85,000 was found on a Paget Property Friday night. *File photo

SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 5: Desmond Fountain’s stolen statue ‘On The Ball’ was recovered on Friday.

The statue, which is worth $85,000 and features a young ball sitting on a ball, was stolen from a Paget property around 3:45pm on Thursday.

Police reported that two men are said to have loaded the life-size artwork into a blue and grey Hyundai car.

The sculpture was recovered around 9pm Friday in Paget.

Police said inquiries are still ongoing.

The Bermuda Sun reported on Friday that Mr Fountain was “in shock” at having his artwork stolen.