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Search underway for thief who stole over $24,000 in equipment

(Source: Raycom Media) (Source: Raycom Media)
MIDLAND COUNTY, TX (KWES) -

The search is on for a thief who made off with thousands of dollars' worth of equipment.

The Midland County Sheriff's Office said someone broke into a pair of work trailers near Tom Craddick Highway and Highway 158 on December 7. 

Once inside, they took off with several machinery items, used in dealing with pipe; including jeep testers, beveling machines and a rigid pipe threader.

In all, the stolen items total over $24,000.

If you know who could be behind this theft, call Midland Crime Stoppers at (432) 694-TIPS.

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