Attempted theft of Truck in Warburg

One or more people broke into a lifted red Ford F-350 and started it, but couldn't drive it

  • Jan. 3, 2017 4:00 p.m.

Submitted by Cst. Ken Sawyer

Thorsby RCMP

Between the hours of 6 a.m. and 7 a.m. on Monday December 19, 2016 unknown individuals attempted to steal a red Ford F-350 from the front parking lot of LRT Automotive in Warburg, but were unable to drive the vehicle after getting it started.

The red Ford was distinctive due to its custom wheels and lift kit.

The individuals involved arrived in a vehicle described as 1990’s model F-350 dually with flared rear wheel wells, quad cab, clearance lights and several tires and rims visible in the rear bed.

Thorsby RCMP seek the assistance of the public and ask that anyone with information regarding this incident contact the Thorsby RCMP Detachment at 780-789-3951.

If you wish to remain anonymous call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS). You will not be asked to reveal your identity and Crime Stoppers does not subscribe to Call Display, Call Trace, or record any phone calls. If your information leads to an arrest you may be eligible for a cash reward of up to $2.000.

 

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