Troy Kotsur Got His History-Making ‘Coda’ Oscar Statue Back After Car Theft in Arizona
Troy Kotsur thankfully has his Oscar statue back.The “Coda” Best Supporting Actor winner shared that on Saturday, August 13, his Jeep was reported stolen.
Kotsur’s Academy Award statue was in the car, as the actor was traveling to Mesa, Arizona, to receive a key to the city, and he was asked to bring the statue to the event.“A little kid stole my Jeep while I have [my] Oscar award in my Jeep,” Kotsur wrote in a since-deleted tweet.
“The city of Mesa, Az found my Jeep and Oscar award too! Thanks!”But all is well, as Sgt.
Charles Trapani, the supervisor for the Mesa Police Department, told People, “Once Mr.
Kotsur notified the department of the theft, officers began their investigation, and through investigative techniques, they located the vehicle with two juvenile male suspects inside.”Two juveniles admitted to committing the crime and were charged with theft of means of transportation.
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