Gasoline Theft from Autos
City of Takoma Park
7500 Maple Avenue, Takoma Park, MD 20912
|FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE|
October 30, 2011
|Public Information Office |
301/891.7142 or 240/338.2901
Over the last month the Takoma Park Police Department has investigated multiple reports for gasoline being taken from vehicles in the 7400 block of New Hampshire Avenue.
The unknown suspect(s) are stealing gasoline by using a drill to puncture the vehicle gas tank and then draining the fuel. These thefts have occurred predominantly in the overnight hours. At this time there is no suspect information.
Anyone with information about these crimes is asked to please call us at 301.270.1100.
You can use your cell phone to send a tip to the Takoma Park Police Department and remain 100% anonymous. Text to 847411. Type TPPDTIP at the beginning of your message. ype your message including as much detail as possible to ensure that your tip is thoroughly investigated.
7400 Block of New Hampshire Avenue in Takoma Park