BIDEMA detectives have restored the statue: "La República", stolen in 2003 at Rubén Darío Square in Playa Anchas, and is currently residing in the San Francisco de Montansal residence. area O Higgins.
In this important operation added to the work in Buenos Aires, ten statues of immeasurable value have been seized for our country's cultural heritage, including eight of the General Cemetery and two of Santa Lucia Hill, as well as two silver breasts stolen from the San Francisco de Santiago. In addition, archaeological and paleontological species identified in the Law on Monuments, Armaments and other Pacific War items have been found.
This is the result of an important analysis that ends with the search for the main house on the former La Punta farm, where the restored statues have registered a theft complaint and have been included in the catalog of historical belongings stolen from AIP.