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Stolen Wright bust found near theft site at Wright Brothers NMem

KILL DEVIL HILLS, N.C. - A copper reproduction bust of aviation pioneer Orville Wright that was stolen from the Wright Brothers National Memorial has now been found.

At 3:25 p.m. on Tuesday, a Kill Devil Hills beach visitor called the Dare County non-emergency line to report that the reproduction Orville Wright bust was “tucked” into the dunes.

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