Truck reported stolen from corn field

Published 6:02 pm Tuesday, October 12, 2021

The Mower County Sheriff’s Office is looking for information that could lead to the recovery of a truck stolen from a corn field in rural LeRoy.

According to Mower County Chief Deputy Mark May, deputies were dispatched to a report of a vehicle theft from a corn field in the area of 760th Avenue and State Line Road. The owner said her truck, a white 2011 Chevrolet Silverado with Iowa license plate AUT186, was parked in the corn field while she and her brother were picking corn. When they came back, the truck was gone.

Items inside the stolen truck included a purse with credit and bank cards, cash, grease guns, tools, a hay tester, a Garmin GPS, and hitches and hitch pins.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Mower County Law Enforcement Center at 507-437-9400.