Lancaster County Sheriff’s Office equipment stolen from unattended truck

LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN) – A duffle bag with tactical equipment was stolen from a pickup owned by the Lancaster County Sheriff’s Office on Tuesday.

According to Lancaster County Sheriff Terry Wagner, the truck was left unattended in a parking lot near 48th and R Streets.

Sometime between 4:30 p.m. and 10:30 p.m., a person entered the vehicle and stole a blue canvas duffle bag.

The bag had flexible body armor with pouches containing two loaded Smith and Wesson extended pistol magazines, which hold a total of 40 rounds of ammunition.

An Atlantic Signal portable radio microphone was also in the bag.  The sheriff’s office estimates the loss at around $2,400.

Wagner said the truck had no signs of forced entry.  Right now, there are no suspects.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Lancaster County Sheriff’s Office at 402-441-6500 or CrimeStoppers at 402-475-3600.

The photos attached are similar items to those that were stolen. There are no law enforcement identifiers on the vest.

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