The Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Office is seeking
information regarding a criminal mischief case in the Sugar Land area.
On Tuesday, Sept. 5, 2017, Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Office deputies were
called to a location on Riverbrook Lane in the Sugar Land area. Personnel with
the company that installed the communication line received a notification that
the line was not working properly.
Company personnel made location to check the line and discovered the unknown
persons gained access into the metal guard of the line. The perpetrators then
cut the duct with the cable inside and filled the duct with insulation.
The cable provides communication service to several businesses and a hospital
in the area. The damage was estimated to be approximately $25,000.
“This is a senseless crime for anyone to commit,” said Sheriff Troy E. Nehls.
“Severing a communications line to a hospital and other businesses can create
Anyone who has information on this crime is asked to call Fort Bend County Crime Stoppers, Inc.
Call (281) 342-TIPS (8477)
Send a Text Message: Text FBCCS plus your tip to CRIMES (274637)
Submit Online: http://www.fortbend.crimestoppersweb.com/
which leads to the apprehension and filing of charges on the suspect(s)
involved, could earn you up to $5,000 CASH REWARD
calls to Crime Stoppers are ANONYMOUS
Fort Bend County Sheriff's Office