News From Terre Haute, Indiana

July 19, 2013

Semi-trailer reported stolen at Clay County truck stop

The Tribune-Star

BRAZIL — Police in Clay County were investigating Thursday evening the reported theft of a semi-trailer that had been parked at the Petro Brazil truck stop near Interstate 70.

According to police scanner traffic, the tractor and trailer were stolen in the mid-to-late afternoon. A call to the Petro Brazil, which is on Indiana 42, confirmed the theft took place there, but no other information was immediately available.

The Clay County Sheriff’s Department confirmed they were handling the case, but also could provide no additional information Thursday evening.

It was not known in which direction the semi-trailer traveled after the theft took place, according to scanner traffic.