Air Compressor Stolen from LaPorte Airport


A black and yellow tow-behind Atlas Copco air compressor, a 90 pound jackhammer and a chipping hammer were stolen recently from the LaPorte County Airport. They disappeared sometime between May 29 and June 5, according to the report filed with the LaPorte City Police. The items were last seen near the construction site for the airport’s new hangar. They are valued at $5,000. Anyone with information about the thefts is asked to contact the LaPorte Police Department at 219-362-9446 or visit their website at