Stolen water supply pump recovered; police searching for suspect

Water pump stolen in Caruthersville, Mo.

CARUTHERSVILLE, Mo. (KFVS) - Caruthersville police have tracked down a water pump that was stolen Friday, Nov. 22.

It was found by a farmer in Pemiscot County on Monday, Dec. 16.

Police said it will be turned over to the City of Caruthersville.

They have not said if a suspect is in custody in relation to the stolen pump.

The cast iron pump was taken from the 1000 block of Westwood Ave.

It is described as a Banjo Pump with a 13 horsepower engine.

Police said the pump was used to supply water to residents in the Westwood area.

Anyone with information about the case is asked to contact the Caruthersville Police Department at 573-333-2121.

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