Cops Arrest Would-be Art Thieves in the Act

Two would-be art thieves were arrested Thursday after trying to steal Banksy’s final New York work.

As a crowd of Banksy fans flocked to Long Island City to see the last piece of the anonymous street artist’s month-long residency in New York, two men climbed the side of a building and cut down the graffiti balloons which spell out Banksy.

Please click this link to read the complete article by Lorena Mongelli, Laurel Babcock and Jeane MacIntosh on the NY Post’s website