Thief tries to take Warhol painting at Memorial Art Gallery in Rochester

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ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WROC) — Rochester police confirmed an attempted robbery from the Andy Warhol collection at the Memorial Art Gallery on Sunday.

The MAG said it is investigating, but the artwork in question was not damaged and is safe at the gallery.

Season of Warhol is the largest presentation of the artist’s collection ever put on in Rochester.

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