Over $40,000 worth of tools stolen in Lincoln
LINCOLN, Neb. -- A Lincoln business reported that over $40,000 worth of tools had been taken from a trailer.
The Lincoln Police Department said officers were dispatched to Spectrum, 5400 S 16th St., on Monday around 10:00 a.m. for a report of a belated larceny. The employee told officers that their assigned work trailer had been allegedly entered sometime over the last two to three weeks.
Officers said the fence that is behind the trailer appeared to have been cut, allowing access to the trailer. The rear hatch was reportedly pried open and multiple fiber related tools were taken from the trailer. The total estimated loss is $49,802.
According to authorities, they are trying to find any useful security video. The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information can contact Lincoln Police at 402-441-6000 or Lincoln Crime Stoppers at 402-475-3600.