Published: 3:51 pm, Thu. Mar. 23rd, 2017Updated: 3:37 pm
Crime Stoppers of Eddy County is seeking the public’s assistance in solving the theft of a large amount of diesel fuel.
Sometime between 6 p.m. Friday, March 17, and 6 a.m. Monday, March 20, a suspect or suspects cut a chain securing the yard at 850 Rock Daisy Road in Eddy County and removed 200 gallons of diesel fuel from a tank inside.
The suspect(s) returned between 6 p.m. and 6 a.m. Wednesday, March 22, again cutting chains around the yard and this time removing an additional 20 gallons of diesel, a red Fill Rite 12-volt DC fuel pump, and first-aid supplies including bandages, ointments and various medications from a Conex box.
The total value of the stolen items is unknown at this time.
Anyone with information regarding these crimes is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 1-844-786-7227; by texting code word StopACrime plus the tip to CRIMES (274637); or via the Tipsoft link at cityofcarlsbadnm.com/police.cfm.
All tips are anonymous and, if leading to an arrest, could result in an award of up to $1,000.