Crime

Godly Truck Used for Evil Errand

It's one thing to boost a truck from a church. It's another thing altogether to then use the church's truck to steal from landscapers. But the Palm Beach's Sheriff's Office is reporting that the two incidents over the past three days in Jupiter are related.

The truck disappeared from Calvary Chapel in Jupiter on Saturday, according to PBSO. The thief made off with a load of music equipment, which investigators say they found Monday at the Ladybug Nursery-Landscaping. But gone from that nursery was roughly $50,000 in lawn maintenance equipment. So it seems the thieves are more interested in landscaping than developing their musical talents.

According to a PBSO statement, the truck was found at 1:30 this morning in Hialeah. It appears detectives are still looking for the stolen equipment and for the people who did it.

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Thomas Francis