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Local gas thief caught on surveillance camera

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Maroon Chevrolet Trailblazer Maroon Chevrolet Trailblazer
Man on camera appears to be cutting gas line Man on camera appears to be cutting gas line
Suspect with gas tank Suspect with gas tank

CHATTANOOGA (WRCB) - Police in Chattanooga is trying to stop the man who is stealing gas from people's parked vehicles in the Brainerd and Hamilton Place neighborhoods.

According to a news release to Channel 3, detectives have received numerous complaints recently in those areas.

Witnesses have reported seeing a man who appears to be white with dark-colored hair. He is cutting the lines and draining the tanks. Officers believe his getaway vehicle is a maroon Chevrolet Trailblazer. 

Anyone with information on this crime is asked to call the Chattanooga Police Department at 423-698-2525.

 

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