Thursday, Sept. 10, 2010 – Posted at 9:22 a.m. CDT –
Police in Texas are looking for a stolen truck and trailer.
Police say a thief or thieves stole a white 2001 Freightliner Century and a Great Dane trailer before the morning of Wednesday, Sept. 8.
According to OOIDA’s TRACER Web site, the truck and reefer were parked at East Point Road in Dallas.
The Freightliner is white with a blue bottom, gray hood and “MJS Trucking” in paint on the doors and has a vehicle identification number that reads 1FUYSSZB41LG62155. The truck’s Texas license plates are RH8C63.
The white 2008 53-foot Great Dane trailer has “Rudolph” painted in red and black lettering.
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.
Information leading to the recovery of this rig comes with a $500 cash reward.