Stolen Truck - Penrose
Police are investigating the recent theft of an Isuzu Truck
from Penrose. The truck is described as a white Isuzu 6x4
curtainsider, registration DNT872. It was taken from
outside 781 Great South Road at about 3am on Monday the 26th
of May 2014 and is valued at around $100,000.
Detective Sergeant Stephen Nightingale on 09 295 0200 if you
have any information as to its whereabouts. Alternatively
information can be provided anonymously to the organisation
Crimestoppers on 0800 555
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