AMHERST JUNCTION (WAOW) - Thieves throw a wrench in a Portage County business owner's expansion plans.
The owner of Bootlegger's Bar in Amherst Junction is expanding his restaurant and adding a new building.
But by mid-February he had to call sheriff's deputies.
"Over the course of the last month he noticed about $6,000 worth of tools that have been stolen, " Sheriff Mike Lukas said.
Investigators say 57 tools are missing.
The items include:
Aluminum scaffolding, saws, grinders, rotary hammers and drills as well as several shop vacuums.
If you have any information on the gas drive-off contact Portage County Crimes Stoppers.
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