Bossier Sheriff’s Office detectives are seeking the public’s assistance in locating person(s) who stole farm equipment from a barn in the 1000 block of Hwy 537 in Plain Dealing this past week.
Unknown suspects entered the barn in the 1000 block of Hwy 537 in Plain Dealing some time between June 30 and July 8. The suspects backed their vehicles up to the barn, where the equipment was already loaded on trailers, hooked up the trailers and left with the equipment.
Suspects stole a green 2003 John Deere Model 894 8-row corn header valued at $25,000. They also stole a red and yellow New Holland Model 320 hay baler valued at $1,500 and a John Deere water pump, used for irrigation, valued at $1,000.
Detectives ask anyone with information about the stolen farm equipment to contact the Bossier Crime Stoppers at 424-4100, the Louisiana Department of Agriculture and Forestry Crime Stoppers at 1-800-558-9741 or Detective Charlie Myrick of the Bossier Sheriff’s Office at 965-2203.