Richland County Crimestoppers Crime of the Week
March 28, 2018 | View PDF
This week's Richland County Crimestopper is a theft of tools from a new construction work site located in northwest Richland County. The theft was reported to the Richland County Sheriff's Office on October 3, 2017 by a construction contractor that was building a new house in that area. Workers had left the site on October 2, 2017 at about 5PM and when they returned at about 7AM on October 3, they found many of their work tools missing from the job site. The following items were reported missing:
- Dewalt 12" Sliding miter saw with stand
- 2-Bostitich 18 gauge finish nail gun
- Bostitich 23 gauge pin nailer
- Bostitich 18 gauge finish stapler
- Dewalt 10" tile saw with stand
- Craco 490 paint sprayer with Makita air compressor
- 2' level
- 4' level
- 6' level
- Dewalt 20 volt cordless multi tool
Value of tools taken is over $3000.00 with many of the items marked with black or red Permanent marker with the name of the Construction company.
As with any investigation it is possible that a member of the public saw or heard something that may assist investigators with the investigation of this matter. Crimestoppers believes that someone may have information on the theft of these items from the job site in northwestern Richland County. If you have knowledge or information on any crimes in Richland County, contact CRIMESTOPPERS by calling 433-6666 Monday through Friday between 8:00 AM and 5:00 PM. You can also contact Crimestoppers in Richland County anytime (24/7) by going to our New Crimestoppers website at http://www.richlandcs.com then going to Submit a Web Tip or by texting the code "CSRC plus your message to: 274637 (CRIMES). You can also contact the Richland County Sheriff's Office at 406-433-2919. You may be eligible for a Cash reward of up to $1000.00
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Remember: As with all Crimestoppers tips, calls are not recorded and the call will remain confidential. You may be eligible for a cash reward of up to $1000.00 for information concerning this case or any other serious crime.