Monday, September 17, 2012
Tens of thousands of dollars worth of items were stolen from a property in south Sedgwick County and now officials need your help finding those responsible.
On Sept. 11, deputies took a theft report in the 9900 block of South Meridian Avenue. An unknown person entered the property sometime between 7:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. and took a white 2007 Dodge Ram 350 quad cab with an attached 2005 CM horse trailer.
The truck had a vanity plate on the front that read "Rodeo America's #1 Sport" in red letters with a white background. They also stole a black flatbed single axle welding Trailer with a Lincoln welder, oxygen and acetylene tanks and miscellaneous tools.
The horse trailer was located by deputies a few miles from the scene and returned. Loss is valued at more than $48,000.
Witnesses in the area saw a black, 2000s model, extended cab Chevy truck pulling in the drive during the time frame of the theft.
If you have information about this or any other felony crime, call Crime Stoppers at (316) 267-2111.
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