Southern Public Power in Nebraska is offering a $1,000 reward after utility equipment was stolen from a job site. The thefts took place over a weekend. The culprits forcibly entered a staging area, broke into several vehicle and storage units, and stole a variety of equipment.
Among the missing items are chain hoists, chainsaws, a digger derrick remote, impact tools, tow ropes, rubber sleeves and glove, lineworker harnesses, extension and portable ladders, and various hand tools. In the process, truck windows and locks were damaged.