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Theft of 35-ton log splitter Crime of the Week

Published 12:02pm Monday, July 1, 2013

The crime of the week comes from the files of the Berrien County Sheriff’s Department.

On June 27, at approximately 8:26 p.m., deputies were dispatched to a business alarm at Tractor Supply Co., 2125 S. 11th St., Niles Charter Township.

Upon arrival, unknown suspects set off the business alarm and also stole a 35-ton log splitter sitting out in front of the business.

The description of the vehicle involved in this incident is a 1990 to 1995 Ford F150

pickup truck, two-tone dark top, light bottom.

Crime Stoppers wants the person or persons responsible for this larceny and will pay

up to $1,000 for information leading to their arrest.

Crime Stoppers also pays cash rewards on other felony crimes and the capture of fugitives.

Michiana Crime Stoppers Inc. serves the entire Michiana region.

Call Crime Stoppers toll-free at 800-342-STOP or submit a web tip at

You will be given a code number and won’t be asked your name.

Remember: It pays to call Crime Stoppers.


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