federal officials are searching for a gasoline tanker truck that has been
missing from a Pennsauken, NJ, parking lot for more than a week, according to
Jersey Office of Counterterrorism has asked all the state's law-enforcement
agencies to look for the truck.
don't know what the motive was behind the theft," FBI spokeswoman Linda
Vizi told The Associated Press. "It could have been stolen by another
individual in the fuel-hauling business. But we feel it's important to find it,
find out who took it, and find out why
it was taken."
recently refurbished 1996 Fruehauf tanker, with "TK Transport" in
large green letters on its side and the New Jersey license plate number T852SC,
was last seen April 8, said Pennsauken Police Capt. Earl Griffin.
Griffin said it was a few days before workers at the TK Transport Terminal
noticed it was gone.
said he's been in touch with TK Transport to try to make sure the truck is
missing because it was stolen and not simply because of a communication
said the truck did not have any liquid in its chrome-plated tank.