COLUMBIA, Mo.- The Columbia Police Department is requesting public assistance in locating lumber that was stolen from Mid-City Lumber over the course of a month.

Jason Pattillo

Jason Pattillo, 43, was recently arrested on a warrant related to this theft. According to the report, the stolen lumber is valued at approximately $25,000. Officers believe Pattillo was trading lumber for items.

If you or anyone you know traded with Pattillo recently and received lumber in the trade, please contact the Columbia Police Department at (573) 874-7652. Formal charges are currently pending.