Police seek equipment thieves
NEW RINGGOLD — Schuylkill County Crime Stoppers and state police at F rack ville are asking for the public’s help in finding those responsible for the theft of a piece of construction equipment that occurred last month.
Police said the theft occurred between 11:15 p.m. Sept .25 and 8:15 a. m. Sept. 26 at 301 Mill Mountain Road in East Brunswick Township.
Police said someone stole a 2007 Bobcat mini excavator from a construction site at the intersection of Mill Mountain and East Rausch roads.
The machine is described as being white with a black roof and is valued at $ 20,000, police said.
Those responsible for the theft fled the area with the machine in an unknown direction.
Schuylkill County Crime Stoppers will pay up to $ 1,000 for information on the person or persons responsible for this theft or on any unsolved crime in Schuylkill County.
Callers are asked to refer to case 10- 14- 18 when calling with information about the theft of the excavator in East Brunswick Township.
Anyone with information is asked to call Schuylkill County Crime Stoppers at 1- 877- TIPS4SC.
Callers can also relay their information directly to state police at Frackville by calling 570- 874- 5300.
All information received will remain confidential.