The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the theft of tools and a tool box from a pickup parked in the 9700 block of Raintree Village Drive northwest of Hillsboro. Someone broke the passenger-side window of the 2012 GMC and then stole tools that were inside the cab and a toolbox that was in the bed of the truck, the Sheriff’s Office reported.
The theft happened between about 9:30 p.m. May 11 and 5:30 a.m. May 12. Stolen items included a Milwaukee impact and hammer drill worth $450, a Milwaukee electric hammer drill worth $200, two Bosch mini grinders worth a combined $160, a saw worth $150, a Milwaukee electric drill worth $140 and a Stihl backpack leaf blower worth $140. The combined value of the stolen items was $1,240, the report said.
As of May 28, none of the stolen items had been recovered and no suspects had been identified, Sheriff’s Office spokesman Grant Bissell said. Anyone with information about the incident should call the Sheriff’s Office at 636-797-5515.