Madrid Gallery Robbed of over 70 Works in Overnight Heist

December 13th, 2014

Puerta de Alcala GalleryThieves in Madrid have broken into Puerta de Alcalá art gallery, stealing 70 paintings worth an estimated €600,000.  The thieves reportedly entered the gallery through a hole punched through the wall of an adjacent building.  “This has destroyed us. It’s left us in a really tough situation,” gallerist Pedro Márquez says. “Forty years of work and they just walked out with it.”Read more at The Guardian