Press Release for April 28th, 2016

The Pottawatomie County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a burglary and theft of items that were located in a barn near the area of Burklund Ravine Road and Highway 16, rural Olsburg.  The victim reports that sometime between April 25th, and April 26, unknown person or persons entered the barn and removed a Bobcat S175 skid loader, a Land Pride Z54 zero turn mower, and a 5 x 10 utility trailer.  These items are valued at over $25,000 dollars.  The Bobcat is with tires, not tracks and is described as white and orange with a black flat blade bucket on the front.  The Land Pride mower is a zero turn mower.  The trailer is black in color with a wood floor and mesh drop down loading ramp.  Anyone with information on the crime is asked to contact the Pottawatomie County Sheriff’s Office at 785-457-3353.


Sheriff Greg Riat