Public’s Help Sought In Theft Of Blacktop Trailer
The Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a grand larceny that occurred between June 18 and June 21 on Berry Road, in the town of Portland. The victim reports their 2017 Neal blacktop sealer trailer was stolen. The trailer was described as all black with a red hose real and a 750-gallon capacity.
The trailer is registered under NY BN22489. The trailer was originally purchased for $27,000 and is believed to be valued at around $20,000 at this time. The trailer was not secured at the time of the theft.
There are no suspects at this time. Anyone with information please contact the Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office or its tip line at 800-78-CRIME (800-782-7463). WeTip offers rewards up to $1,000 when the anonymous tip leads to an arrest and conviction. Rewards are paid anonymously through postmasters to protect the identity of the caller.