Banks County Sheriff Charles Chapman said on Monday Banks County Sheriff’s Office investigators are investigating the theft of a 1996 Dodge Ram 3500 flatbed truck and a trailer from a resident on Silver Shoals Road, Lula.
The theft occurred on Friday, July 10, Chapman said.
Along with the truck and trailer several thousand dollars worth of tools were also taken.
Chapman said on Sunday afternoon the truck and trailer were located on property located on Bennett Road in Homer.
“The truck had been driven through a cattle gate onto the property,” Chapman said.
All the tools and the radio had been taken from the truck. The Bennett Road property owner who contacted the BCSO discovered the truck and trailer. The truck and trailer were processed by the BCSO and returned to the owner.
If anyone has any information that will assist the BCSO in this theft they are asked to contact the BCSO criminal investigation division at 706-677-2248.