Lumber stolen from Elkton School

As prices for lumber continue to rise, thefts have been reported across the county. That now includes Brookings County.

Assistant Sheriff Scott Sebring says a construction company working on the Elkton School reported the theft of about 30 pieces of 2”x6”x10’ non-treated lumber. It’s valued at $435

The theft was reported Thursday and had happened sometime in the past week.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact the Brookings County Sheriff’s Officeor Crime Stoppers at 692-STOP.


May 14, 2021