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Gas gangs use custom trucks to steal

Discussion in '2007 Archive' started by KenH, Oct 19, 2007.

  1. KenH

    KenH Active Member

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    October 19, 2007


    Gas gangs use custom trucks to steal

    WKMG LOCAL 6 NEWS


    ORLANDO, Fla. -- Several arrests involving custom-built trucks with hidden trapdoors used to siphon hundreds of gallons of gasoline may be linked to an organized crime ring targeting stations.

    "My concern is with Homeland Security," Polk County Sheriff Grady Judd said. "When someone can pull up to a store during business hours and steal hundreds of gallons of gas and simply move on to the next station."

    - rest at www.floridatoday.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20071019/BREAKINGNEWS/71019001/1086

     
  2. hillclimber1

    hillclimber1 Active Member
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    You don't siphon from an underground tank. You pump.
     
  3. NaasPreacher (C4K)

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    Wouldn't your truck have to be at a lower level than the underground tank in order to siphon?
     
  4. 2 Timothy2:1-4

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    That would only e with a gravity fed siphn. You can get one with a small electric pump as well.
     
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