The theft of a GPS unit from a downtown Salina work-site is the Crime Stoppers Crime of the Week.
Sometime between 9:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. on Thursday, August 27, Smoky Hill Construction was performing duties on the Santa Fe Avenue project in the 100 block of S. 4th Street, when unknown individual(s) removed a GPS unit from a 7-foot pole which was on the ground next to a sidewalk.
The GPS unit is a grey and blue circular unit made by SOKKIA and has the markings of GRX2 on the device. There is a black colored antenna affixed to the device. This device was out on the work-site daily.
The value of the GPS unit is $12,000.
If you have any information concerning who committed this crime, call Crime Stoppers at 785-825-TIPS, text SATIPS to CRIMES (274637), or visit www.pd.salina.org and follow the Crime Stoppers link to submit a web tip. You may receive a cash reward of up to $1,000 and you are not required to give your name.