State police at Schuylkill Haven are investigating the theft of two tree stands.

Troopers said the two stands were placed along SR443 (at 57 Sudeberg Road), in Pine Grove Township, marked for sale. They were chained to a wooden table.

An unknown criminal pulled up to the site, cut the chain with a bolt cutter, and took the two stands. The stands were the property of David Michael Schaeffer, 61, of Pine Grove.

The incident occurred about 1:30 a.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 30, troopers said.