TRACER ALERT: Two trailers, one truck stolen in separate incidents

By Land Line staff | Thursday, March 28, 2013

OOIDA’s TRACER website reports the thefts of two trailers and a truck in three separate incidents nationwide.

A 2000 Stoughton dry van trailer was reported stolen on Tuesday, March 26, from the Oxford Valley Home Depot in Langhorne, PA. The trailer is neon blue on the front and back with white sides and has “M&M Truck and Trailer Repair” on the sides. TRACER lists a Maine license plate of B376032 and a VIN number of 1DW1A53255S814016.
 
A 1998 Freightliner Century truck was stolen on March 25 from a lot at 410 Wilson Ave., in Newark, NJ. The truck is white with the name “Orange Trucking” and DOT number No. 2161954 on the side. TRACER lists a New Jersey license plate number of AM189D and a VIN number of 1FUYSSEB1WL905074.

The website also reports the theft of a dry van trailer in Calumet Park, IL. The 1999 Stoughton dry van trailer is white in color. It was stolen from a parking lot at 12200 S. Marshfield Ave, just off Interstate 57 in Calumet Park. “53050” is stenciled in black on a rear door. TRACER lists an Illinois license plate number of 442983ST, and a VIN number of 1DW1A5327XS307430. The trailer was stolen on March 9, and was reported to TRACER on March 27.

A $500 reward is being offered for information leading to the recovery of each of these items. Call 202-246-2698.

TRACER, the Transportation Alert Communication and Emergency Response program, was launched in 2009 by OOIDA. The program is a two-way communication system that sends alerts to members and coordinates information received from trucking members.

Members can sign up to receive text messages and email 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.

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