Monday, Oct. 25, 2010 – Posted at 12:12 p.m. CDT – Police in Florida are looking for a stolen truck.
Police say a thief or thieves stole a purple and white 2000 Freightliner Century while it was parked in Hollywood, FL.
According to OOIDA’s TRACER Web site, the truck had been a yellow Penske Truck, and the yellow bleeds through the white paint. The words “Mason Dixon” are painted on the sides, and “P&M Transport” is marked on the fenders.
The truck has a vehicle identification number of 1FUYSSZB9YLG08439, and its Indiana license plate reads “1210988.”
TRACER, the Transportation Alert Communication and Emergency Response program, was launched in the spring by OOIDA. The program is 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 Kenworth’s recovery may be eligible for a $500 cash reward.