Brazen truck thieves wanted by police
MOUNTAIN VIEW– The Mountain View Police Department is asking its residents to help identify a young man and woman seen in surveillance footage before stealing a truck from a gas station on March 14, 2017.
According to MVPD, “Around 5 pm, the pair pictured below stole a 2002 Ford F150 truck from the Valero gas station, located on the 300 block of San Antonio Road.”
Before the truck was taken, the pair were seen inside the gas station choosing items and then heading out of the lobby area and jumping into a truck. Once inside they quickly drove off toward the southbound lane of San Antonio Road, avoiding traffic in the area.
A description provided by police describe the female suspect as of unknown age, tall and lean with brown hair, and last seen wearing sweatpants, a maroon-colored shirt and sandals.
The male suspect is also an unknown age, also tall and lean. He was last seen wearing a black hooded sweatshirt with a white logo on the front and black jeans.
In a twitter feed, MVPD stated that they were looking for the two suspects. The twitter account reads, “Hey, Mountain View, do you recognize these two? They stole a truck this week, and we need your help identifying them.” https://twitter.com/i/web/status/842066987677233152
Anyone with any information is asked to contact Officer Roberts at 650-903-6344. Please reference case number 17-1625.