Thursday, Dec. 9 2010 – Posted at 11:04 a.m. CST – Police in New Jersey are looking for a stolen truck.
Police say a thief or thieves stole a gold-colored 2002 Freightliner Columbia with a white 2002 Manac trailer while it was parked in Carlstadt, NJ.
According to OOIDA’s TRACER website, the truck had “R Cruz Trucking – Union City, NJ” painted on both doors. The trailer had the words “Hauling Food Products.”
The truck has a vehicle identification number of 1FUJA6CG22LJ68696, and has New Jersey license plates that read AJ191H. The trailer’s VIN is 2M592161527080213, and its New Jersey plates read TDS76H.
TRACER, the Transportation Alert Communication and Emergency Response program, was launched in 2009 by OOIDA. The program is a two-way communication system that both sends alerts to members and coordinates information received from trucking members.
Members can sign up to receive text messages and e-mail alerts for truck thefts and missing persons.
Truckers may call the TRACER hotline at 866-950-2291 or visit www.tracersystem.us to get the latest advisory or if they have information to report about stolen cargo or missing persons, etc.
Anyone with information that leads to the truck’s recovery may be eligible for a $500 cash reward.