AUBURN (CBS13) – Residents are being asked to be on the lookout for equipment that was stolen from Cal Fire and PG&E crews in Auburn.
The smash and grabs happened back on Sept. 9. According to the Placer County Sheriff’s Office, Cal Fire and PG&E trucks were broken into at the Springhill Suites in Auburn that night.READ MORE: 1 Person Seriously Hurt After 4-Vehicle Crash In Sacramento On Fruitridge Road
With those trucks being there to support local firefighter efforts, the sheriff’s office says the suspects made off with a total of $10,000 worth of gear. Two of the most recognizable items stolen include two Mystery Ranch Hot Speed Cal Fire spec web gear line packs and a Protech ballistic vest with helmet.READ MORE: Person Struck By Train In Turlock
No information about any possible suspects has been released by detectives.MORE NEWS: 'I Saw The Suffering In People's Faces: Sacramento Man Finds Strollers For War-Torn Refugees
Anyone who sees the stolen equipment or knows anything else about the smash and grabs is urged to call detectives at (530) 889-7893.