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Sculpture Damaged; Casino Patron Charged

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UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) _ A Massachusetts man has been charged with damaging a glass sculpture at the Mohegan Sun casino.

Twenty-five-year-old Dennis Griggs of Abington, Mass. is charged with first-degree criminal mischief.

Police tell The Norwich Bulletin that Griggs was hanging over a railing and trying to touch a glass sculpture on Sunday when he fell into the artwork.

Officials put the cost of the damage at about $1,500.

Griggs is scheduled to appear in Norwich Superior Court on May 23.

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