The Laramie County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public's help in tracking down an oil thief.

Brandon Warner, Community Relations Specialist for the Sheriff's Office, says the theft occurred at an oil well site southwest of Albin on County Road 222 near County Road 157, about eight miles west of the Wyoming-Nebraska state line.

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"Between December 12th and the 15th, over $14,000 worth of oil was stolen," Warner said in a release.

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Anyone with information about the larceny is asked to call Crime Stoppers Silent Witness at 307-638-TIPS or visit

Informants will remain anonymous and may be eligible for a cash reward of up to $1,000.

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