The Dubois County Sheriff’s Department is asking for public assistance in locating the person or people responsible for stealing lumber at a property located north of Ferdinand.

Deputies say one or more people stole lumber from a property in the 1900 block of Holiday Lake Road sometime within the last three months. The property (which is owned by Roger Quante) had about 100 pieces of lumber valued at 700 dollars taken. The type of lumber stolen includes various 2 by 6, 2 by 8, 2 by 10, and 2 by 12 boards.

Anyone that knows anything about this theft is asked to call the Dubois County Sheriff’s Department at 482-3522. All callers may remain anonymous.