Moonwalks and blowers taken from storage room

Ofelia Garcia Hunter, Alice Echo-News Journal

Law enforcement officials are asking for the public's help in this week's Crime of the Week to catch burglars that made off with $1,500 worth of party rental moonwalk jumping apparatuses.

According to police report, an individual or individuals stole four moonwalks along with six extreme eagle blowers and six tarps that came in the same package.

The time and date of the burglary is unknown, but the stolen items were discovered missing and reported on April 30.

The moonwalks were stored on County Road 342 in the Buckhorn Storage units. The inflatable moonwalks were of Dora the Explorer, Spiderman, a hot air balloon and a sports theme.

The suspects also took seven extension cords, 10 white folding chairs and 15 white folding tables. The reporting party said that when he arrived at the storage unit he noticed that the lock was unlocked and there appeared to be no signs of damage to the unit.

Anyone with information about the burglary at the Buckhorn Storage units can contact Crime Stoppers of South Texas, Inc. hotline at 664-STOP or log in at and fill out tip information on the Internet. Tipsters may be eligible for cash rewards up to $2,000 for information leading to the arrest and or indictment of the suspect or suspects. All calls remain anonymous.