Feel like I've been targeted

Discussion in 'Stolen Equipment' started by B&D Lawn Care, Mar 25, 2009.

  1. B&D Lawn Care

    B&D Lawn Care LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 342

    Had a chainsaw that I left in the bed of my truck that was backed up to my house. On top of that it was pouring ass rain all weekend. I feel like someone is constantly checking up to see what I left out. I say this b/c in the past year I've had my truck broke in and a trimmer stolen (which was totally my fault) BTW I came in from a job and left it out there just tryin to hurry and get inside and forgot about it. But I got something for those lil bastards. I'm puttin up a deer cam this weekend and I'm gonna bait them by puttin an old power tool of some sort out there and figure out who in the hell is doin this. Time for a lil vigilante justice!!!!! Premo style!
  2. 4.3mudder

    4.3mudder LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,227

    Sorry to hear about that. Man, times are getting tough, so there is going to be more theiving than ever too. Sucks.
  3. ambersLawnmowing

    ambersLawnmowing LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 333

    Deer cams work but landmines work better for payback..LOL.. My father told me a story one time about his shed getting broken into all the time. What he did was put an old stripped ext. cord on the gate and pluged itin at night. People stopped breaking in.. 120 volts suck when your not expecting it...LOL Sorry for your loss and better luck to you next time..
  4. Ben's Landscape

    Ben's Landscape LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,438

    That sucks man!!! Good luck catching the crocks!!!
  5. Jason Pallas

    Jason Pallas LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,335

    120 volts to another chainsaw in the back of your truck otta teach them a lesson! I hate thieves!
  6. SC Irrigator

    SC Irrigator LawnSite Member
    from SC
    Messages: 76

    get cameras at your house......we have them all over our property b/c we live in the ghetto lol and started having a problem with that....now no one is stupid enough to come onto the property...everyone is always like your that guy with all the cameras right lol......so word will spread fast.......try that it should work
  7. derbydon

    derbydon LawnSite Member
    Messages: 82

    Don't forget about the oldie but goodie baited gas can with either pre-mix or sugar thrown in.
  8. B&D Lawn Care

    B&D Lawn Care LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 342

    I'm hoping I can nail this guy. I feel like it's the same person only because the chainsaw was left out when it was pouring rain and you couldn't see it. So there was nothing to attract him up here. Plus the truck was backed up to the house and you couldn't see in the back of it if you wanted to. So my plan is to nab a picture of him, file a police report, find the perp and try to convince him to gimme my chit back before he finds out the cops are involved. I feel like he's local as well, like within a mile or so of me.

    J.A.G LAWNCARE LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 931

    he will steal your deer cam ..............joke will still be on you.........
  10. B&D Lawn Care

    B&D Lawn Care LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 342

    HA HA HA that is funny but I will have the cam located in an upstairs window. So the jokes on him!

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