Chesterfield fire truck stolen, damaged

Posted on: 10:09 am, July 20, 2013, by and , updated on: 09:58am, July 22, 2013

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CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. (WTVR) – A fire truck was stolen early Saturday morning from a Chesterfield maintenance shop, according to Chesterfield Fire and EMS spokesman Lt. Jason Elmore.

Elmore said he believed the theft happened between 5:30 and 6 a.m.  The truck was later found at the corner of Bundle and Woodpecker Roads. Elmore said the truck had crashed and was damaged.

Investigators believe someone climbed the fence at the Lori Lane maintenance shop and then drove the truck through the gates.

Police asked anyone who saw suspicious activity to call Crimesolvers at 804-748-0660.