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Big tank stolen


Brazen thieves made off with Banks Lake Pub’s 500-gallon propane tank sometime during the night, Aug. 19.

Staff arrived in the morning and when they tried to get the kitchen ready for business — no propane.

On checking the rear of the building, they noticed not only was the tank missing, but the thieves also took the copper tubing connected to the tank.

Pub owner Charley Potts told police that the tank belonged to another person and he was just renting it.

Potts checked with the owner of the tank, but he didn’t have it.

Police stated in their report that it appeared that a large truck...

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