Several hundred feet of power wire from an irrigation system was reported stolen over the weekend.
The LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department was contacted on April 6 regarding the theft of wire on an irrigation system located on CR 750N near the east county line, owned by Allen Spade. The theft of the wire also caused some damage to the irrigation system. Total damage and loss in the theft was valued at several thousand dollars.
The report indicated that some items were left behind by the thieves.
The case is being investigated along with several other wire thefts in this area. Anyone with information is asked to contact the LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department at 463-7491.