Taylorsville Police are investigating the theft of a pick up truck overnight. The truck was stolen from the Alexander County School’s Garage located at 105 Martin Luther King Drive. According to Police Chief Dennis James the vehicle was apparently driven through the front gate. The theft was reported around 5:20 am. The truck is described as a white Ford F150. The truck has the Board of Education emblem on the driver’s side door and it possibly has grill damage . Taylorsville Police say they have some “persons of interest” but would like the public’s assistance. If you have any information contact Tayorsville Police at 828-632-2218 or phone Alexander County CRIMESTOPPERS at 828-632-8555.
UPDATE 9:09AM….The truck has been found in the Vashti Community. According to Taylorsville Chief Dennis James the truck has been burned. Police are interviewing “Persons of Interest”