Crime Stoppers Seeks Help With Stolen Tractor In Deep Gap


High Country Crime Stoppers and the Watauga County Sheriff’s Office seek the public’s assistance in solving the following crime:

On or around June 16, 2017, a Kubota 6800 tractor was taken from a business on US Hwy 421 S near the intersection with US Hwy 221 in  Deep Gap. The orange Kubota tractor had a green John Deere straight blade attached to the back and a front-end loader on the front. It also had a full cab. It is believed that the tractor was placed on a trailer and hauled away during the night.

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 Watauga County Sheriff’s Office at 828-264-3761.  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.