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Have You Seen This Missing Rhino?

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This rhino was stolen from Rhino Linings of Spokane this week This rhino was stolen from Rhino Linings of Spokane this week
SPOKANE, Wash. - When Tim Flynn got to work on Monday morning he instantly knew something was wrong.

Drivers traveling by his Spokane Valley business also noticed something was missing: his life size rhino. Someone had stolen it.

Tim is the owner of Rhino Linings of Spokane and when he opened up shop years ago, Tim and one of his employees had the idea to build a life size rhinoceros that has stood outside of his business for the last several years.

The two hundred pound black rhino made of wood and paper mache was bolted in the back of a truck bed in front of his business. Earlier this week, Tim got a call from someone that had spotted his missing trailer just a few blocks from his business, but instead of his rhino in the back, it was filled with sod, sprinkler pipes and Tim's sign.

As a small business owner, Tim says he's frustrated losing his rhino, especially when he doesn't have much of a budget when it comes to advertising.

Tim is now offering a $400 reward in hopes of getting his missing rhino back.

If you see the rhino contact KHQ Local News Reporter Patrick Erickson on his Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/KHQPatrickErickson
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