Missing Cello Returned, All Strings Attached

SAN DIEGO (KUSI) – Last week, a one-of-a-kind cello belonging to the famous musician John Walz went missing from his hotel room.

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The 100 thousand dollar instrument was then found by another musician in Downtown San Diego on Friday night.

The Chula Vista man who found it saw the instrument lying under a bush and took it home, not knowing the backstory.

His mother said she recognized the cello and found a way to reach John. When he found out, he made sure to get the cello back to Walz without a scratch.

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