Thu, Jan 23, 2014 01:26 PM
MT. HOLLY - On Monday, Jan. 20, at approx. 3:30 p.m., the
Vermont State Police responded to a reported theft along Route 103,
north of Belmont Rd, in Mt Holly, Vt.
Investigation revealed that four Sherman+Reilly S75SR reels were
stolen off a utility pole near 947 VT Route 103, Mt Holly. The
reels are owned and utilized by Green Mountain Power and will cost
an estimated $6,000 to replace.
The reels are described as weighing approximately 50 pounds each,
and measuring roughly 2 ½ feet in diameter by 15 inches wide. They
are painted orange and will have bear metal showing due to wear and
tear. Due to the height that these reels were secured to the pole,
it is believed that the suspect(s) used a latter in order to reach
The theft is reported to have occurred on Jan. 20, between 9 a.m.
and 2:30 p.m.
Anyone with information regarding this incident are encouraged to
contact the Vermont State Police at 773-9101 or submit an anonymous
tip text "CRIMES" to keyword "VTIPS" or utilize Vtips.info in order
to submit anonymous information.