Sheriff investigates stolen trailer, tools

Wednesday, October 8, 2014

Estimated value more than $11,500 in rural Monett theft

A trailer and tools with a total estimated value of $11,619 were stolen between Sept. 26-28 at 11728 Farm Road 2060 in Monett, according to the Barry County Sheriff's Office.

The 5-by-8-foot, one-axle box trailer has a white bottom and a silver top with a diamond tread plate covering the front and a swinging back door, said Sheriff Mick Epperly. The tools were in the trailer.

The owner and his wife left Friday; and when they returned, he noticed the trailer was gone Sunday evening, Epperly said.

The Sheriff's Office is investigating the theft.

If people have any information about the incident, they should contact the Barry County Sheriff's Office at 417-847-6556 or send a message on

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