REWARD for information mining equipment theft in McDowell County


 Genesis Rail Systems is offering money for help from the community to find the person ore persons who stole and damaged equipment in the Eckman area of McDowell County.  According to State Troopers, the incident happened between 5 p.m. on April 24 and  7 a.m. on April 27.  The stolen and damaged equipment was located at Dan’s Branch Entrance to the Arcelor-Mittal Mine property.  

Here is a list of the equipment:

  1. Honda Generator Model EM6500SXK2, serial EBJC-1014736
  2. Husqvarna K120 Rail Saw, serial 21121500029
  3. Three (3) pairs of pliers
  4. Enclosed Utility Trailer (damaged)

The reward being offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the guilty party is $2,000.  Anyone who knows about the incident is asked to contact Cpl. C.K. Morton with the McDowell County detachment of the West Virginia State Police at 304 436-2101 or send a fax to 304-436-8014.

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