Police in Akron, Ohio, say they are searching for the thieve whole stole an entire 58 ft. long bridge. THE GUARDIAN reported that the now missing bridge, used to span the Cuyahoga River in a park in the city. The bridge had been removed as part of a restoration project, and was stored in a nearby field.

While it was there, someone first stole the deck boards. Apparently that “someone” came back for the rest of the bridge at some point. Police say they are baffled by the crime. And are wondering what the thieves plan to do with a 58 ft. bridge?

“It could be used for a variety of different things, to include as simple as landscaping or they could use it for some other engineering project, some other large scale project…”

Said Police Lt. Mike Miller. Akron Police are asking for the public’s help in an attempt to locate the 58 ft. missing bridge.

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