Unknown person breaks into combine, steals tools

Published 11:00 am Monday, October 9, 2017

Police are looking for whoever damaged a combine door and stole a set of tools on Wednesday.

According to Mower County Chief Deputy Mark May, deputies were called on Wednesday regarding property damage in the 66000 block of 310th Street in Sargeant Township. The property owner said someone took a fire extinguisher from the cab of a semi tractor trailer on the property and used it to break out the door of a combine. They then stole a set of tools in the combine, valued at $400.

The estimated damage to the combine door was $2,500.

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There are no suspects at this time. The case is still under investigation.