Yes, this is a real story.

No, it's not a real chicken.

An infamous 7-foot-tall steel chicken has been stolen in Pocatello. The metal monstrosity stood near the banks of Lundberg Pond off Bannock highway. According to the owner, the chicken was stolen off the property late Thursday night.

If you have any information on the fowl play, please contact the local police at 208-234-6100.

Get more info and see a picture of the chicken sculpture here.