Los Angeles: In one of the most bizarre incidents happening at the Oscars, a 47-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly stealing actress Frances McDormand’s Oscar statuette on Monday.
McDormand had won the ‘best actress’ Academy Award for her performance in ‘Three Billboards outside Ebbing, Missouri’. The authorities have said the Oscar was allegedly stolen during the Governors Ball after party.
According to investigation, McDormand was spotted crying after giving up the search for the statuette on the premises and departing with her husband, filmmaker Joel Coen. She was later reunited with the trophy.