Gas Theft

The Detroit Fire Department continues cleanup at a gas station where hundreds of gallons of gas spilled into the sewer system after thieves stole fuel from a tanker. (Credit: Mike Campbell/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Hundreds Of Gallons Of Gas Spill Into Detroit Sewer After Thieves Target Fuel Tanker

A HAZMAT team was called to a gas station on Detroit’s east side after someone tried to steal gasoline from a tanker, resulting in hundreds of gallon of gas spilling onto the pavement and into the sewer.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/14/2013

Detroit police say two men used a homemade contraption inside this van to syphon off hundreds of dollars worth of gas. (Credit: Vickie Thomas/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Detroit Police: Homemade Contraption Used To Steal 125 Gallons Of Gas

Police say the men used some sort of contraption that went through the bottom of the vehicle and into one of the underground tanks to syphon off hundreds of dollars worth of gas.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/12/2013

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