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SUV Stolen from a Utah Tire Store’s Bay

Saturday morning at 7 a.m., a thief broke into a Big O Tires store located in Kaysville, Utah, climbed through the jagged glass of the broken window to gain entry, hopped inside a Toyota Sequoia parked in the closed bay, then backed out, crashing through the garage door before driving off. According to KJZZ News

Ex-Discount Tire Manager Arrested on Fraud

A former manager at a Discount Tire store in Mesa, Ariz., has been arrested for theft and fraud, according to local media.

Knoxville Shop Owners Arrested for Theft

The owners of a North Knoxville tire and auto repair shop were arrested in connection to a theft investigation, according to the Knoxville News Sentinel.

‘Toilet Paper Bandit’ Steals from Texas Tire Dealer

A man broke into a Lubbock, Texas, tire dealer on Saturday night, leaving with more than $100 in cash and a four-pack of toilet paper, local media reports. Dubbed the “Toilet Paper Bandit,” the burglar was caught breaking into Crest Tires through the back door and then proceeded to take money from the cash register

$250,000 in Tires, Wheels Stolen from Texas Car Dealership

Thieves were caught on security cameras stealing 196 tires and wheels off of 48 vehicles at a Tyler, Texas car dealership, local media reports. According to police, the thieves entered the lot through a secure gate early in the morning, driving a large box truck. The thieves then cut the lights and used jacks and

Tires, Wheels Stolen from Texas Dealership

More than $300,000 worth of tires and wheels were stolen from a car dealership in Leon Valley, Texas. Roughly 45 sets of tires and wheels were removed from pick-up trucks and six Camaros at the Ancira-Winton Chevrolet just before midnight on Sunday. All the vehicles were left sitting on blocks of wood, and a few

Police Investigate Embezzlement at Illinois Tire Dealership

Police in Peoria, Ill., are investigating reports of theft at Rocket Tire Service. The tire dealership reported thefts of approximately $200,000 over the course of several years, with a family member who owns stock in the dealership suspected of embezzlement, according to the Journal Star. A owner of Rocket Tire Service contacted police and said

Truck Trailer, Tires Stolen in NW Ohio

Police are investigating the theft of a truck trailer and tires in Northwood, Ohio, according to local media. Roughly 400 Bridgestone tires, totaling $33,200, and a tractor-trailer were stolen mid-day Oct. 5 from outside Oakley Industries, police said. The theft is under investigation.

Man Pleads Not Guilty in Death of Shop Manager

A man from Redwood City, Calif., pleaded not guilty in the 2004 death of a Castro Valley tire shop manager who was to testify against him in court. Prisheen Sanjay Krishna, 36, was shot and killed outside his home in Oct. 26, 2004, the day before he was scheduled to testify against a customer in

Three Charged in Theft of $80K in Tires, Rims

The owner of a Waterbury tire shop and two other men were charged in connection with the theft of nearly $80,000 worth of tires and rims from two car dealerships in Watertown, Conn., police told the Hartford Courant. In July, 20 rims and tires valued around $20,000 were reported stolen from sale vehicles at County

Thieves Steal $150K in Tires

For the second time in less than a month, tires were stolen from Comprehensive Logistics in Oakville, Ontario. In the latest theft, thieves stole nearly $150,000 worth of tires, according to authorities. Earlier this week a truck pulled into the compound and the thieves hooked up a trailer full of passenger tires to their truck.

Trailer Full of Tires Stolen in Canada

Roughly $70,000 worth of tires was stolen from a site in Oakville, Ontario. According to police, the suspect drove a stolen truck onto the site, hooked up a trailer filled with Hankook tires and left the area. The police found the stolen truck a short distance away. Anyone with information is asked to contact the