Group Caught Red-Handed Stealing Thousands of Dollars in Oilfield Equipment

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

GAINES COUNTY - Oilfield theft continues to be a problem at night.

Four people and a 14-year-old were busted in Gaines County doing it.

Investigators say the group stole $11,000 dollars worth of tubing from prime operating, a company 30 miles west of Seminole.

They were caught red-handed around 1:30 Thursday morning.