Deputies with the Pottawatomie County Sheriff’s Office are investigating the theft of a white 2008 GMC box truck stolen from Griffith Lumber and its recovery in the 500 block of Bertrand Street.
Sheriff Greg Riat said the truck was stolen by an unknown person who entered a fenced area behind Griffith Lumber on Levee Drive, in the early morning of May 5.
The person drove the truck through the fence and it was later recovered in the 500 block of Bertrand Street on May 6.
Riat said the damages are in excess of $1,000.
Anyone with information on this crime is asked to contact the Pottawatomie County Sheriff’s Office at (785) 457-3353 and ask for Detective Green. Callers may remain anonymous.