AUTAUGA COUNTY, Ala. (WSFA) - A missing fire truck sought by the Autauga County Sheriff’s Office has been found in Chilton County, but the sheriff’s office is still working to identify the man who stole it from the Pentecost Volunteer Fire Department Monday afternoon.
The theft happened between 1:20 and 1:30 p.m., and security cameras where rolling when the shirtless man hopped a chain link fence and made his way into the building. Authorities are not sure how, but the man obtained the door’s security code.
After gaining entry, the suspect stole the fire department’s bright red 2004 Dodge Ram 2500 4-door 4x4 brush truck.
The suspect has tattoos on both arms. He was wearing either blue jeans or camouflage pants and a hat.
Anyone who can identify the man or who knows the location of the truck is asked to call the Autauga County Sheriff’s Office to speak with Sgt. Happney at 334-361-2500 or Secret Witness Line 334-361-2599.