The Platte County Sheriff’s office is asking for the public’s assistance in locating stolen heavy equipment . The items were allegedly taken from a construction training site on MO-273 near Weston on or around January 6th.
Authorities are searching for the following:
- Case skid steer loader, model 75XT
- CAT skid Steer, model 289C
- 2014 Eagle 8’x23′ trailer, model 98E with Missouri license plates
There was also a Ford F350, Chevy C3500, and Loadmaster trailer taken during the crime, but they have since been recovered.
During the same time, a blue 2008 H & H tilting trailer with a wood floor and a winch on the front was also stolen from a location on V Highway near Dearborn.
If you have any information regarding the missing equipment or the person(s) involved, you’re asked to contact Detective Beth Taulbee with the Platte County Sheriff’s Office at 816-858-3521 or the TIPS hotline at 816-474-TIPS. There is a reward offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction of those involved.