Looted Indian Relic Is Recovered

02 Jul 2015 7:07 AM | Anonymous

Looted Indian Relic Is Recovered

Stolen bronze statue worth an estimated $1 million recovered after collector voluntarily surrenders it


Jennifer Smith


July 1, 2015 8:04 p.m. ET

A stolen bronze Indian religious relic worth an estimated $1 million was recovered Wednesday by federal customs agents as part of a continuing investigation into a former New York-based art dealer.

The dealer, Subhash Kapoor, is now awaiting trial in India for allegedly looting artifacts worth tens of millions of dollars.