Police in East Liverpool are reporting that nearly $40,000 worth of equipment was stolen from Hyper Energy LLC.

The business located in the 700 block of State St. in East Liverpool, reported the theft on January 3.

The owner of the business said he found it to be ransacked, and approximately $38,000 worth of various equipment was missing.

The owner told police he was getting a detailed list of items missing to submit to detectives.