Sometime today, Frederico, our croaking Frog was kidnapped from the kitchen area of the Jupiter Centre at Sunderland Enterprise Park.
The unfolding drama is being reported extensively on Twitter, You Tube and Facebook. Follow the hashtags #GlassFrog and #GlassFrogKidnap to keep up with the latest news.
The story so far:
Around 9.15 a.m. Frederico the Frog was watching the painters at work in the kitchen area
By 10.00 he had been snatched by the kidnappers, who issued a ransom note:
Felicity Frog issued a heart-rending appeal after receiving the note