Thieves in the Moorabool shire have made off with one of the largest equipment thefts seen in the district.
A $130,000 Hitachi excavator (Model ZX200LC3) was stolen from an address at Balliang sometime between December 23 and January 4.
Moorabool Crime Investigation Unit Detectives say a truck would have been required to flee the scene.
Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential report online at
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