Several oil field leases burglarized in Ward County

Several oil field leases burglarized in Ward County
(Source: MGNOnline.com)

WARD COUNTY, TX (KWES) - The Ward County Sheriff's Office is looking for a thief after multiple oil field leases were burglarized.

Deputies are investigating after copper wire was cut and stolen from three leases on County Road 162, near Barstow.

The wire taken was estimated at somewhere between $500 and $1,000.

Shoe prints and tire marks were found at the scene.

If you have any information on this theft, contact Ward County Crime Stoppers at (432) 943-TIPS.

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