On Tuesday, April 28, 2020, at about 9:09am, the CNMI Department of Public Safety received a 911 call reporting a burglary and theft incident at the Division of Agriculture office in Kagman. Police were dispatched to the scene.
At about 9:15am, nearby units arrived at the location and met with a staff member who called for police assistance. The staff member led police to the storage area, and told officers that some lawn care equipment is missing.
After a quick inventory items reported missing from the office include one compressor gauge, one compressor blower, one Echo gas-powered blower, one Shindaiwa brush- cutter, and four Mitsubishi TLE brush-cutters.
DPS would like to remind the public to be diligent when purchasing lawn care equipment from unknown individuals, or online.
If you or someone you know has been approached recently by any individual offering to sell you any of these items, call 911 immediately, or if you wish to remain anonymous you may call the CNMI Crime Stoppers hotline at 234-7272. Crime Stoppers pays up to $1,000 for any information leading to an arrest. (PR)