Baby Jesus, donkey stolen from Frostproof nativity scene

Cash reward offered for return of plastic doll, painted plywood donkey

Published On: Dec 05 2012 04:27:30 PM EST   Updated On: Dec 06 2012 05:57:27 AM EST
FROSTPROOF, Fla. -

Baby Jesus and a wooden donkey were stolen from the nativity scene of a Central Florida city, prompting officials to offer a cash reward for their return.

Polk County sheriff's deputies said the plastic doll and "realistic" painted plywood donkey were taken from Frostproof City Hall.

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Deputies are offering a cash reward for information leading to the return of the doll and 4-foot-by-6-foot donkey, which were both stolen over the weekend from the nativity scene on B Street West and Scenic Highway.

The items were last seen around 6 p.m. on Dec. 1.

Deputies said the stolen items can be returned to Frostproof City Hall at 111 1st St. in Frostproof.

Anyone with information can call Crime Stoppers at 800-226-8477.
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