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A fiberglass and metal version of a spaceship reported missing from the UFO Museum in the New Mexico town of Roswell has been found in pieces west of the city.

Police say the model UFO was stolen from the museum early Saturday and surveillance video showed three people hauling the spaceship off in a pickup truck. The saucer was located in a ditch off Highway 70 about two miles west of Roswell.

The spaceship had been a fixture in downtown Roswell, where it was long mounted outside the UFO museum.