Theft of Trailer is Crime Stoppers Crime of the Week

SALINE COUNTY – Crime Stoppers is seeking tips from the public regarding the theft of a trailer in Saline County.

According to a media release, the Saline County Sheriff’s Office responded to 521 Maple Street in the City of Gypsum on Tuesday, February 18, on a report of a stolen trailer.

Deputies say sometime between February 13 and February 18, unknown suspect(s) cut the trailer hitch lock and stole a black 2017 Finishline 20-foot tandem axle flatbed trailer with a wooden deck that belonged to the City of Gypsum. The trailer had a clear 275 gallon chemical tank with aluminum housing sitting on it and two 10-foot yellow hoses.

A surveillance camera was also damaged during the theft.

Total loss and damage is estimated to be in excess of $2,600.

Anyone with information regarding this theft is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 785-825-TIPS, text SATIPS to CRIMES (274637), or click here 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.