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Trucks vandalized and parts stolen

(Tupelo Police Department)
(Tupelo Police Department)
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Updated: 5/13/2013 3:28 pm
TUPELO, Miss. (WTVA) - Tupelo police are trying to crack a case that involves a crime spree at a local truck company.

Police say that one two different days, May 8, 2013 and May 13, 2013, someone vandalized a total of 19 trucks and stole parts valued at $114,000.

They say the parts are called a diesel particulate filter and cost $6,000 each.

Authorities say the parts were apparently cut out with a battery powered yellow blade saw.

If you have any information on this crime, you are asked to call Crime Stoppers of Northeast Mississippi at 1-800-773-TIPS.

Your tip could earn up to $1,000 if it leads to an arrest.
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