Mar 30, 2010 5:44 PM by David Ortiviz
A soldier who's being deployed to Afghanistan in a matter of weeks, says someone stole his military equipment while he was visiting family in Pueblo. Patrick Harper is with the 101 Infantry Division. Harper says on Saturday, March 27 he discovered someone stole his helmet, bullet proof vest, backpack and other military supplies totaling around $9,000.
Harper says the items were taken from his SUV which was parked at a relative's home on Posada Dr. in El Camino. Harper says he filed a report with the Pueblo Police Department. "I just want my stuff back," said Harper. "No question asked, if they could just return my stuff, I would greatly appreciate it," he added.
If you have any information about this crime contact Pueblo Police at 719-553-2538.