Police Investigating Criminal Damage, Burglary at Ball Field

Stramel Ball ParkHays Police are investigating criminal damage to property and a burglary in the 1400 block of Highway 40 Bypass. According to Assistant Police Chief Brian Dawson, “An unknown person(s) entered the storage shed at Frank Stramel Ball Park and removed the John Deere Gator from the storage shed. The unknown person(s) drove the Gator around the facilty. The Gator was driven into a fence in right field causing damage to the post and the front end of the Gator. This incident occurred between 02:00 PM on May 7, 2013 and 11:00 AM on May 10, 2013.”

Prior to the burglary, According to Dawson, “A door handle to Frank Stramel Ball Park storage shed was damaged allowing access into the shed.”

If anyone has information on this incident contact the Hays Police Department

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