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Sydney violin, stolen in Vienna, is returned to despairing owner

Emma West, assistant leader of the second violins in the Sydney Symphony Orchestra, had her violin grabbed by a thief as she rode the Vienna subway in September. This week, the police rounded up a gang of tourist-predator street robbers and found Emma’s instrument unharmed. ‘I didn’t think I was ever going to see it again,’ said Emma.

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  1. Perhaps the Vienna street robbers were hoping to get a job as Customs Officers in Frankfurt Airport.

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