CPD: Trailer, flooring equipment stolen in brazen morning heist recovered

CPD: Trailer, flooring equipment stolen in brazen morning heist recovered

A $25,000 trailer containing $5,000 worth of equipment from a floor restoration company was returned to the owner, according to the Columbia Police Department.

The items were stolen by the driver of a van, described as an older model, multi-colored Dodge with a white top, black passenger's side and gray driver's side, around 6 a.m. on Feb. 8 on the 200 block of Candi Lane.

CPD says the trailer was found in Lexington County and given back to the owner. The suspect wanted in connection with this case remains on the loose, however.

If you have any information about this incident, you are urged to contact Crimestoppers in any of the following ways: Call 1-888-CRIME SC (888-274-6372), Text TIPSC plus your tip info to CRIMES (274637), visit www.midlandscrimestoppers.com and email a tip. Your identity will be kept anonymous, and if your tip leads to an arrest, you could be eligible for a cash reward of up to $1,000.

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