OOIDA TRACER ALERT: Tips sought for stolen trucks, baby food load

| 11/20/2009

Friday, Nov. 20, 2009 – OOIDA’s TRACER program has reported several recent truck and load thefts this week.

According to the TRACER Web site, two trucks and a trailer were stolen in separate incidents during the past week. If you have information on the following posted thefts, notify TRACER at alertus@tracersystem.us.

  • On Monday, the Web site posted an update on an orange 2000 Freightliner Classic XL last seen at 15224 Dixie Highway in Harvey, IL. The truck has “Galaxy” painted on the doors, and is truck number 6347. The truck’s Illinois license plate reads P518578.
  • On Friday, Nov. 13, a blue 2004 Peterbilt 387 was reported stolen from a Flying J Truck Stop on Interstate 71 in Jeffersonville, OH. The truck, which has DOT number 1757145 and Florida license plate Z16867, was pulling a trailer loaded with infant formula. The Great Dane trailer is white, with trailer number 9918 and Florida license plate 1437CD.

ALSO: National Retail Systems is working with one of its customers to locate 24 T.I.P. rental trailers that were likely misplaced. A $500 reward is offered for anyone that finds a trailer on the company list.

The T.I.P. trailers include several last seen in Phoenix: 481737; 777073; 706868; 384192; 750009; 138828; 036836; 569751 and 384333.

T.I.P. trailers last seen in Fontana, CA are 071598; 724264; 532876; 071553; 533399 and 099241.

T.I.P. trailers last seen in Atlanta are 532041; 150137; 553226 and 551796.

T.I.P. trailers last seen in Indianapolis are 561198; 712239; 535909 and 712376. T.I.P. 218203 were last seen in Clifton Park, NJ.

Please call Kurt Duesterdick, Investigations Manager with National Retail Systems at 201-330-3681, if a trailer is found.

 – By Land Line staff