Seven People Arrested in Local Theft Ring, Lawn Mowers Safer Now

Well, this is reassuring. After a years-long investigation, local prosecutors have indicted seven people for involvement in a theft ring that they allege stole more than $500,000-worth of property. The ring, which spanned a number of Ohio counties, including Knox, specialized in stealing heavy equipment like trucks and mowers. They sold the stolen goods online, News Channel Ten is reporting.

Gosh, this makes me glad I didn’t bring my bulldozer to campus this semester. That and the fact that I couldn’t get parking North.