Culver City detectives have arrested a man in connection with the theft of five vintage guitars belonging to members of Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers from a studio last week.
The guitars were stolen from a sound stage at The Culver Studios in Culver City, according to the band’s website. A reward of $7,500 with “no questions asked” was offered.
No immediate details on the arrest were available and the Culver City Police Department is holding a press conference at about 3 p.m. to discuss the case.
The guitars were reported missing Thursday while Petty was rehearsing at the studios in advance of the band's 2012 North America-Europe tour, which kicks off...