HOLTVILLE- Deputies were called about a reported destruction of a cement mixer in Holtville at Cedar and Pine. Â The mixer was found in the reporting party’s backyard in pieces, thought to have been connected to a series of thefts from a previously reported property. Â The party also checked up on an ice chest and bumper that had been stolen in December of 2015. Â The reporting party Stated they had been driving around when they saw the stolen items in a residence and were ready to take them back. Â The owner of the residence was called and permission was given to take the items from the property. Â A report was taken by sheriff deputy.