EAGLE PASS - On Thursday, Sept. 06, 2018 at approximately 10:00 a.m. Maverick County Sheriff Deputies, along with Investigators under the direction of Sheriff Tom Schmerber, who were assisted by the Texas DPS Auto Theft Division responded to a residence located in the Pueblo Nuevo area.
A stolen CAT HOLT 420E backhoe was recovered valued at $75,000 when purchased new according to the owner. Said backhoe was reported stolen out of Comal county.
Maverick County Sheriff's Office Investigators took custody of backhoe and transported it to the Department for safekeeping.
Case will remain under investigation by the Maverick County Sheriff's Office and the local Texas Department of Public Safety Auto Theft Division.