More than 50 Christmas Trees Reported Stolen from Tree Lot 

Police in Augusta are searching for a real life Christmas Grinch after more than 50 trees disappeared from a tree lot.Mike Buring with the Knights of Columbus says he noticed the trees missing on Monday.They brought in more trees to replace them and then those also disappeared.The group is selling trees for 20 dollars each at the American Legion Post on Eastern Avenue.Buring says the stolen greens are worth more than one thousand dollars.Since the incident was reported, the group has received monetary donations from the community and a man in Bangor says he plans on donating trees.If you have any information, you are asked to call Augusta Police at 626-2370.