WALTHAM (CBS) – Police in Waltham are searching for a woman they describe as a “saucy” thief who recently stole a large amount of tomatoes from a farm for a third year in a row.
In a pun-filled press release, police said that on Saturday, about five crates of tomatoes weighing 100 pounds were stolen from Waltham Community Fields Farm around 6 a.m.READ MORE: Coronavirus In Massachusetts: Today's Developments
The tomatoes are valued at about $500.
An executive director at the farm said this was the third year in a row that a large amount of tomatoes were stolen over Labor Day Weekend.READ MORE: 2 Hanover Street Banks Robbed Within 10-Minute Timeframe
The farm believes the tomatoes were stolen by the same suspect.
Police describe the thief as a white woman in her 60s with blonde hair. She was wearing a gray “Boston” t-shirt, black leggings, and was driving a 2012-2015 brown Honda CRV.MORE NEWS: Fourth Stimulus Check: Will You See Another Relief Payment Soon?
“This woman’s actions are dicey at best, and we’d be stewin’ if someone stole the fruits (or is it vegetables?) of our labors!,” police said.