Crime Stoppers: Rare underwater drone worth $50K stolen from Lincoln home

Authorities are asking for the public’s help finding a group of teenagers who reportedly stole a rare underwater drone from a Lincoln home.

According to Crime Stoppers, four teens burglarized a home near 35th and J Street on August 1, making off with the yellow, Hy Ball ROV underwater drone. The 150-pound drone is very rare, and was used in the 1980’s for underwater exploration. 

The drone’s estimated value in the 1980’s was $50,000. 

Anyone with information is encouraged to call Crime Stoppers at 402-475-3600 or leave them a tip here: Crime Stoppers

(Picture courtesy of Crime Stoppers)

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