Auction ad leads to stolen tractors

The Power County Sheriff’s Office along with the help of Bingham County Sheriff’s deputies have recovered two tractors stolen in 2011.

Power and Bingham county deputies served a search warrant on Wednesday, April 3, at the Aberdeen residence of Richard C. Winberg. Deputies located two International Harvester tractors during their search.

Power County investigators were alerted to the possible location of one of the tractors by an advertisement of an upcoming auction at the Winberg residence near Aberdeen.

According to a press release by the Power County Sheriff’s Office a suspect has been identified in the theft and charges of grand theft are pending.

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