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Stolen Picasso worth millions discovered in New York

A Picasso painting, snatched more than a decade ago from a storeroom in Paris, has surfaced in New York, skyline seen here, and will be returned to the French government, US officials said ThursdayA Picasso painting, snatched more than a decade ago from a storeroom in Paris, has surfaced in New York and will be returned to the French government, US officials said Thursday. The century-old Cubist oil was smuggled into the United States last December from Belgium with a shipping label that described the contents as a handicraft holiday present worth 30 euros ($37). It was intercepted by US customs and subsequently seized by Homeland Security Investigations. “A lost treasure has been found,” said Loretta Lynch, attorney for the eastern district of New York.

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