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Theft of $15K in Tools, Equipment Being Investigated

December 14, 2015, 4:04 PM HST
* Updated December 15, 2:17 PM
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A theft over the weekend is currently being investigated by the Hawai’i Police Department.

Authorities say the theft occurred along the Hamakua coast within agricultural land sometime between 1:30 p.m. Friday and 7:30 a.m. Monday.

In total, $15,000 worth of tools and equipment was taken, including two Honda generators, from land along Highway 19 at the 38-mile marker in the Kalopa area.

Anyone who has information pertaining to the case, or the whereabouts of the equipment, should call the Police Department’s non-emergency line at 935-3311.

Those who prefer to remain anonymous should call the Big Island Crime Stoppers number at 961-8300.


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