Crime Stoppers Seeks Help With Theft Of 9 Saws From Local Business


High Country Crime Stoppers and Boone Police seek the public’s assistance in solving the following crime:

On Wednesday, January 4, at approximately 6 AM, unknown persons broke a window at Farmers Rentals and Power Equipment, 678 NC Hwy 105 Ext.  They then stole 7 Stihl chainsaws and 2 Stihl cut-off saws. Stock photos of the items are attached.

Anyone with information on this crime or any other crime is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 828-268-6959 / 828-737-0125 or the Boone Police Department at 828-268-6900.  You may also submit a Crime Stoppers Tip via our website at or Text “NCTIP plus your tip” to 274637 (CRIMES).  All information will be kept confidential.

High Country Crime Stoppers pays rewards for information, which leads to arrests; recovery of stolen property; seizure of drugs and the location of wanted persons.