$4,000 flute forgotten in MBTA station returned to owner

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credit: MBTA Twitter page

BOSTON (MyFoxBoston.com) – The MBTA says the $4,000 flute mistakenly left behind by an MBTA passenger and picked up by a man has been reunited with its owner.

The flute had been placed on a bench at the Park Street station on March 25 by a Red Line passenger and forgotten. Surveillance video then showed a man picking up the case from a bench and walking away with it.

MBTA announced on their Twitter page Thursday that the flute was turned over to police by someone who wishes to remain anonymous.