Heavy equipment taken from work yard

Photo courtesy of the Sarnia Police Service.

Sarnia police are investigating the theft of several pieces of heavy equipment.

It’s alleged the break and enter happened at a work yard in the 200 block of Scott Road, sometime between 4 p.m. on Saturday, August 27 and 8 a.m. Monday, August 29.

Police said a suspect entered the yard through the fence and then accessed a dump truck and trailer holding an excavator, before using the dump truck to smash through the fence when fleeing.

(Photo courtesy of the Sarnia Police Service.)

A single axle dump truck with a white cab, blue box and the faded number 535 on the side, licence plate number AK10177 was taken. Also stolen was a double axle grey trailer with several attached buckets and ramps on the back, licence plate number L5634R, and a white 2022 Bobcat Mini-Excavator.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Cst. Patrick Smith at 519-344-8861, extension 6245 or Sarnia-Lambton Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).