(Powhatan)-Natchitoches Parish Sheriff’s Detectives are currently investigating the theft of a tractor from the Powhatan area according to the Natchitoches Parish Sheriff’s Office.

Deputies say the tractor was reported stolen on Tuesday morning, April 26, at approximately 9:56am in the 500 block of La. Hwy 485 just west of Powhatan.

The tractor is described as an orange 2020 Kubota Cab Tractor, M6060, 4-wheel drive, 63 horsepower with a LA1154 front end loader valued at nearly $50,000.00 dollars.

Responding deputies also say the tractor was stolen while loaded on a parked trailer on private property.

The investigation is continuing.

If you have any information, please contact the NPSO Criminal Investigations Bureau at 357-7830 or Natchitoches Crime Stoppers at 238-2388 you may be eligible for a reward. Your call will remain anonymous.

Image included of Kubota M6060. Not actual tractor.