Sikeston police search for construction equipment thief
SIKESTON, Mo. - Sikeston police are asking for the public's help in tracking down a thief.
According to the Sikeston Department of Public Safety, Joel Nix reported a theft from his yard on West Murray Lane. A twin-tank air compressor and Hobart welder/generator were both taken from the back of a truck overnight on October 18th.
Both items were rentals from "Mike Rentals" construction rental company and are worth $5500.
Investigators believe the stolen property might still be in the Sikeston or Malden area.
If you have any information, please call the Sikeston Police Department at (573) 471-6200.