State police at Lehighton are investigating a burglary at a Carbon County residence in which over $27,000 in items were taken.
Troopers said the home of John W. Herrring, 41, of 75 Buttercup Way, Kunkletown, was entered sometime between Jan. 31 and Feb. 1. Entry was made through a side door attached to a two car garage.
Once inside the criminals removed several items including a John Deere LX280 lawn tractor, various garage tools, electronic devices, fishing equipment, and personal items. Total estimated value of the missing items was set at $27,070.