GRAVES COUNTY, KY (KFVS) - The Graves County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the theft of a mini Kabota backhoe and a Kabota zero-turn mower.
The two pieces of machinery were reported stolen from the First Choice Kubota on U.S. 45 N. approximately six miles North of Mayfield, Kentucky.
Investigators say that an unknown vehicle, pulling a white enclosed trailer about 26 feet in length, pulled into an adjacent lot across from the Kubota dealership around 4:30 a.m. on Sunday, Jan. 13, quickly loaded up the two pieces of equipment and took off around 5:02 a.m.
The Graves County Sheriff’s Office released a picture of a maroon/red pick-up truck considered a vehicle of interest in the theft investigation.
The two pieces stolen are described as a mini backhoe Kubota model BX23SLSB-R and a Kubota Zero Turn mower model ZD1211L-72. The items are valued at more than $30,000.
Anyone with information about the items stolen or the vehicle of interest is asked to call the Graves County Sheriff’s Office at 270-247-4501.