Someone stole the safe from Grovetown City Hall Dec. 3. A Public Works Department worker discovered the break-in at about 6 a.m.
The safe contained about $1,000 in cash and checks for bill payments by some city residents. Police found the empty safe later that day along Gordon Highway near the Augusta State Medical Prison.
Anyone with information about the theft should call the Grovetown Department of Public Safety at (706) 868-9583, or the Crime Information Tip Line at 1-866-844-7090 or (706) 650-8117.