Trucks popular with thieves

December 29, 2017
Lower Sackville, Nova Scotia

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Halifax District RCMP is investigating after two trucks were stolen from businesses over the past week.

Just before 2 a.m. on December 23, two suspects entered the property of a business on Temple Terrace in Lower Sackville where they drove off with a 2016 Ford F550 XTL single cab truck. The truck is white, with a custom black DEL brand box on the back with barn style doors in the rear. The truck was bearing Nova Scotia license plate 45684D when it was stolen.

Sometime between 3 p.m. on December 27 and noon on December 28, suspects broke in to an auto dealership on Sackville Dr. in Middle Sackville where they stole keys and left with a 2008 GMC Sierra 3500HD 4WD extended cab truck. The diesel truck is grey with charcoal leather interior with a matching cap with silver running boards. There is also a hitch for a 5th wheeler trailer in the bed of the truck.

Anyone with information about these incidents is asked to contact Halifax District RCMP or Halifax Regional Police at 902-490-5020. Should you wish to remain anonymous, you can also contact Nova Scotia Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or text TIP202 + your message to 'CRIMES' (274637) or submit tips by Secure Web Tips at www.crimestoppers.ns.ca. Calls to Crime Stoppers are not taped or traced and if police make an arrest and lay charges based on a tip, callers qualify for a cash award.

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Note to media: Photos of stolen trucks are attached.

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Contact information

Cpl. Dal Hutchinson
Media Relations Officer
Halifax District RCMP
Cell: 902-830-5695
dal.hutchinson@rcmp-grc.gc.ca

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