Monday, September 10, 2012
Local authorities are searching for suspects accused of stealing a pickup truck and two trailers.
It happened in the 9900 block of S. Meridian during the morning of Sept. 11.
The Sedgwick County Sheriff's department said the thieves stole a 2007 Dodge Ram 350 quad cab pickup, a 2005 CM horse trailer and flatbed welding trailer.
The truck had a vanity plate on the front that said, “Rodeo America’s #1 Sport” in red letters with a white background.
The suspects also stole oxygen and acetylene tanks, and miscellaneous tools. Loss is valued at more than $48,000.
Deputies recovered the horse trailer a few miles from the scene. Police are looking for a black, 2000s model, extended cab Chevy pickup truck in connection to the theft.
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