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Backhoe Found More than Two Years After Being Stolen Near Brighton

Posted: Thursday, October 12th, 2017 at 6:26 am
Author: Sally Y. Hart - KCII News

A backhoe that was reported stolen in Washington County two years ago was located in another state Tuesday.

According to the Washington County Communications Office, a Caterpillar rubbertire backhoe that had been taken near Brighton was reported found in Kansas. Local officials spoke with the locating agency in Kansas, and then contacted the owner and insurance company. The 1993 yellow Caterpillar had been reported missing from a job site on Elm Avenue near Brighton on January 4, 2015. According to officials, no arrests have been associated with the incident at this time.