UPDATE: An excavator apparently stolen from the corner of Logan and South Streets in Auburn Monday night has been located.
Auburn Police say they’ve identified the owner of the pickup and trailer depicted in circulated photos, and charges are likely forthcoming.
Police are still looking for information related to the alleged theft at 315-253-3231.
Callers may remain anonymous.
Auburn Police are looking for the brazen thieves who stole a CAT 305 excavator during the dinner hour last Monday.
The theft of the machinery was reported on Tuesday. Area surveillance footage captured thieves using a pickup and trailer to remove the excavator from the jobsite at the corner of Logan and South St at approximately 6:00 pm on Monday.
The truck appears to have a plow attachment and a small light bar on the roof. If anyone was in the area at the time and has any information please contact Det. Brian Blanchfield or Det. Bryant Bergenstock at (315) 258-9880 or (315) 253-3231.
Callers are reminded that they may remain anonymous.