Torah stolen from Las Vegas convention room recovered

The ancient artifact has been missing since June

A Torah that was reported stolen in June from a convention room has been recovered and returned to its owner, according to police.

Las Vegas Metropolitan Police detectives said the owner had left his ancient artifact inside of a convention room that had been converted into a Synagogue on June 8.

Police said the Torah was taken four days later during a grand larceny at a hotel property.

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A Torah that was reported stolen in June from a Las Vegas convention room was recovered on Sept. 23, 2022.

A Torah that was reported stolen in June from a Las Vegas convention room was recovered on Sept. 23, 2022.


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The Torah was returned to the owner Friday.

Police said they have a description of a possible suspect in the theft, but no arrests have been made and the case remains under investigation.