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Crime Alert: Theft of tires from car dealership

By 69 News, follow: @69news, news@wfmz.com
Published On: Feb 25 2013 10:53:36 AM CST
Cumru tire theft

A surveillance camera captured a picture of a vehicle involved in a theft of tires from the Eisenhauer Nissan dealership on Penn Avenue in South Heidelberg Twp., Berks Co., on Feb. 18, 2013. Police believe it to be a cherry red Dodge Magnum station wagon or similar-type vehicle.

SOUTH HEIDELBERG TWP., Pa. -

Police are asking for the public's help in solving a theft of tires from a vehicle parked on the lot of a dealership in Berks County.

Three people were dropped off in front of the Eisenhauer Nissan dealership, 6210 Penn Ave., in South Heidelberg Township around 1:45 a.m. on Feb. 18., police said.

The thieves then used their own jacks to jack up a 2012 Nissan Frontier truck and remove four BF Goodrich, Long Trail tires with model #P265/60R18BF, mounted on 18" aluminum-alloy rims with a dark hyper silver finish.

The wheels and tires were then loaded into the suspect vehicle (pictured), believed to be a cherry red Dodge Magnum station wagon or similar-type vehicle.

If you have any information about the theft, you're asked to call Crime Alert Berks County at 877-373-9913. You could receive a cash reward of up to $5,000 if your anonymous tip leads to an arrest.