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$5,000 ATV vehicle, other equipment stolen from Lemont High School

Published: Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013 11:21 a.m. CST

LEMONT – Several pieces of equipment were stolen from the Lemont Township High School Athletic Field during Labor Day weekend, according to a report from the Lemont Police Department.

The items reported missing include a John Deer gator ATV vehicle, a Dewalt bench grinder, a Husky air compressor, a Dewalt battery drill with a case and multiple tools.

The items are valued at more than $6,800, including $5,000 for the ATV, according to Lemont Police Commander Gregory Smith.

A maintenance worker reported on Sept. 3 that the door to a storage shed holding the items had been forced open, Smith said.

The investigation is ongoing, Smith said, and the department has not received any leads on the missing items.

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