Delaware State Police are looking for a man who allegedly stole batteries and gasoline from a Harbeson bean farm sometime between Aug. 30 and Sept. 10.

Investigators said a man in the early morning hours drove through a bean field on the 2000 block of Beaver Dam Road.

There, he allegedly removed batteries from a tractor and forklift used for farm operations, then cut a lock off a gas pump and stole an unknown amount of gasoline.


The suspect is described as a white male with a slender build, last seen wearing a t-shirt and jeans.

Anyone with information on the suspect or crime is asked to contact Det. K. Archer at 302-856-5850 ext. 227, or to submit an anonymous tip by texting CRIMES (274637) with the keyword "DSP," calling Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-3333, by downloading the Delaware State Police Mobile Crime Tip App or by filling out this online form.