1,200-year-old Viking god Odin statuette seized in central Turkey
Turkish security forces seized a statuette of the Viking god Odin in an anti-smuggling operation in central Turkey's Kırşehir province on Thursday.
Acting upon an investigation, the anti-smuggling branch of the provincial security directorate raided a property belonging to a suspect in the Kervansaray neighborhood.
The statuette, estimated to be 1,200 years old, was found hidden in the backyard of the suspect's house.
Investigations revealed that the suspect was in touch with smugglers in Istanbul and western Izmir province and was about to sell the historic artifact.
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