HOLTVILLE- Deputies were called about a reported destruction of a cement mixer in Holtville at Cedar and Pine. 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. The party also checked up on an ice chest and bumper that had been stolen in December of 2015. 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. The owner of the residence was called and permission was given to take the items from the property. A report was taken by sheriff deputy.