UPDATE: The two female suspects sought in connection with a damaged art sculpture have been identified. The investigation is ongoing. No further information will be released at this time. The Mankato Department of Public Safety thanks the public for reaching out with information.



Police are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying two females who damaged the sculpture “Standing Mother with Baby” in the 500 block of Front Street at 12:30 a.m. last night (May 16). The suspects took the baby art piece portion of the sculpture. The sculpture, which is irreparable, is valued at $5,500.

  • A $500 reward, sponsored by Twin Rivers Council for the Arts and City Center Partnership, is being offered to anyone providing information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person(s) responsible. Damage to art work can result in a felony charge.

Please contact the Mankato Department of Public Safety at 507-387-8780 with any information.