A large amount of stolen property was recently recovered in the course of a theft investigation, and law enforcement authorities are looking for the owners. The items were recovered by the Allegany County Sheriff’s Office with the assistance of the Potomac Highlands Violent Crimes and Narcotics Task Force. If anyone has had their vehicles, garages, or homes burglarized in the Cresaptown, Bel Air, Rawlings, McCoole, Westernport, Lonaconing or Mineral County areas within the last year, please contact Senior Deputy Grimm, so your items can be returned. If you have been a victim and have not reported the theft, please contact your local law enforcement agency to file your initial report, and have them reference the Allegany County Sheriff’s Office case A2020-08189. Deputy Grimm’s email address is