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Man breaks famous glass sculpture at Mohegan Sun

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UNCASVILLE, CT (WFSB) -

A Massachusetts man was arrested and charged after breaking the Chihuly glass sculpture at Mohegan Sun, police said.

Dennis Griggs, 25, of Abington, MA was charged with first-degree criminal mischief after police said he tried to touch the large statue in the middle of the casino, fell over the protective railing that surrounds the sculpture and damaged it.

Officials said the cost of damage was around $1,500.

He was given a court date of May 23.

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