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FBI looking for rare first-appearance Batman comic

Seeking stolen comic book
Posted at 3:15 PM, Jan 29, 2021
and last updated 2021-01-29 17:00:15-05

OMAHA, Neb. (KMTV) — The FBI is looking for a vintage copy of Detective Comics No. 27 — the first comic Batman appeared in — and is trying to unite it with its original owner.

The Omaha field office Tweeted about the rare book:

According to DC Comics' website, the issue was published on March 30, 1939 and one copy sold for more than $1 million.

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