Television thefts at RV plants causing static
Posted: 01/16/2013 at 4:00 pm
By: Truth Staff
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Chad Shepard (left) and Todd McGinnis (right) set up for the Midwest RV Super Show in Elkhart on Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2012. The Midwest RV Super Show will run from Aug, 9 - Aug. 12. (Truth Photo By Evey Wilson) ¬
The Midwest RV Super Show had had a good turn out for the show Sunday August 12,2012 with over 200 units on display for four days on the grounds of the RV/MH Hall of Fame for the first time. ¬ A class A that promotes 14 MPG. ¬ (Truth Photo By Larry Tebo) ¬ ¬
Redwood RV, located at 72440 S.R. 13, Syracuse, reported 15 flat screen televisions removed from their RV units.
Southeastern Trailer Transport, located at 51818 S.R. 19, in Elkhart, reported five to six televisions were stolen as well.
The suspect, or suspects, are removing televisions from RV units that are parked on the lots. They stole televisions that were manufactured by Toshiba, Megavox, Hisense and Legend, and in size, between 26 and 55 inches.
Serial number of the televisions have been entered a law enforcement data base. Those units will appear as stolen if an attempt is made to re-sell them. Other local agencies are also working on the cases.
Anyone with information related to the burglaries is encouraged to call the Elkhart County Sheriff’s Department at 574-533-4151.