A 2004 Peterbuilt tractor valued at $70,000 was recently taken from Kennedy Rice Dryers. The tractor was connected to a 1999 Wilx 42 foot grain trailer valued at $20,000 which was filled with $8700 worth milled rice. The Morehouse Parish Sheriff's Office is investigating the April 6 theft and looking for any information regarding it as well as other thefts across the parish. Included in the larcenies were:
A red Craftsmen 2-stroke garden tiller valued at $217, reported stolen April 3 from a residence on the Old Berlin Road
A Generac model 4000 ELX generator valued at $900, reported stolen April 8 from a residence on the Old Monroe Road.
A 2001 green Honda Rancher was reported stolen April 10 from the Dummy Line Road.
On April 8, a Journey's End homeowner reported that someone had pulled up 20 four foot t-posts from behind the residence.
Anyone with any information on these crimes or any other crime can call Crime Stoppers at 281.0050. All calls are confidential and Crime Stoppers will pay up to $1,000 for the arrest and conviction of anyone involved.