Salina, KS

Now: 34 °

Currently: Cloudy

Hi: 34 ° | Lo: 34 °

Suspect Used Key Swap in Theft

KSAL StaffJanuary 30, 2017
Police are investigating a theft by deception case that originated on Craigslist.

Salina Police are looking for a suspect who swapped keys on a key ring to steal a 2004 Chevy Tahoe.

Captain Paul Forrester tells KSAL News that the owner of Gordine Auto Service at 500 W. North Street contacted police after realizing a thief had stolen a vehicle they had listed for sale.

Police say the suspect allegedly looked the Tahoe over last week after staff gave him the keys to sit inside the vehicle.

Apparently the thief replaced the key on the ring with a look-alike key – and returned later to steal the vehicle on Saturday.

The black, Tahoe is valued at $6,500 and has Kansas plate: 269 FPG.

Copyright © Rocking M Media, 2018. All Rights Reserved. No part of this story may be reproduced without Rocking M Media’s express consent.

CATEGORIES :

COMMENTS

RELATED POSTS

Police Seek Drive-By Shooting Suspect

November 21, 2017 10:50 am

Bomb Threat Suspect Named

November 10, 2017 8:39 am

UPDATE: Armed Robbery Suspect Captured

November 8, 2017 10:22 am

The New Key to Retaining Employees

November 5, 2017 3:00 pm

STAY IN TOUCH!

GET OUR APP!

LATEST POSTS

Enrollment Underway for 5...
February 16, 2018Comments
Fire Destroys Contents of...
February 16, 2018Comments
UPDATE: No Incidents Foll...
February 16, 2018Comments
Shoplifters Caught on Cam...
February 16, 2018Comments

LATEST TWEETS

Read all tweets
© 2007 - 2018 - EEO