Erin & Soda have offered a generous $1000 reward for the safe return of Big Bird after the $160,000 costume was stolen from the Sesame Street Circus.

Speaking with Police Commissioner Grant Stevens, police are taking this very seriously and an investigation is currently underway. Commissioner Stevens warned that “whoever has stolen big bird, might find themselves as jailbirds if they don’t hand him back in.”

Hear the full interview below.