Police searching for thief who snatched 1,000-pound hammer in California

EMBED </>More Videos

Police are hoping to nail the thief who snatched this 20-foot-long, 1,000-pound hammer. (Photo by cityofhealdsburg/Facebook)

Healdsburg police are hoping to nail the thief who snatched a hammer - but not just any hammer.

The 20-foot-long hammer is made from steel and wood. And the hardware theft couldn't have been easy - it weighs about 1,000 pounds.

It's part of an art installation program and was on loan.

The hammer was discovered missing last Friday from in front of the Healdsburg Community Center.
Related Topics:
theftbizarrecrimeartu.s. & worldCalifornia
(Copyright ©2018 KGO-TV. All Rights Reserved.)