Police asking for help finding suspect after backhoe stolen from Lincoln construction site

Lincoln Police are searching for a man suspected of stealing a backhoe from a construction site. 

On April 30, officers went to the 2100 block of Saltillo on reports of the stolen John Deere backhoe. The victim told police the machine was taken on April 27. 

Surveillance video shows the suspect driving a semi-truck with a trailer to the site, loading the backhoe on the trailer and then leaving.

The backhoe is worth an estimated $40,000.  

Investigators are still working the case. 

Police are asking anyone with information about the suspect to call them. 

(Note: Police did not release the video to the media, only a photo) 

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