UPDATE - TRUCK FOUND, TOFU MISSING: Delivery Truck Containing Tofu and Organic Drinks Stolen in Southeast Portland's Richmond Neighborhood (Photo)

UPDATE - TRUCK FOUND, TOFU MISSING: Delivery Truck Containing Tofu and Organic Drinks Stolen in Southeast Portland's Richmond Neighborhood (Photo)

October 06, 2015 14:35

  

At 1:15 p.m. today, a resident in the area of Southeast 85th Avenue and Lafayette Street called police to report an abandoned box truck on the street.

Officers arrived and located the truck that was stolen earlier in the day from Safeway. The contents of the truck, tofu and organic drinks, had been removed and are currently missing.

The witness reported seeing a white male and a white female leaving the truck.

The truck has been recovered and anyone with information is asked to call the Police Non-Emergency Line at 503-823-3333, reference case number 15-347035.

Photo Credit: Portland Police Bureau

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###ORIGINAL MESSAGE BELOW###

On Tuesday October 6, 2015, at 9:22 a.m., East Precinct officers responded to the Safeway store, located at 3930 Southeast Powell Boulevard, on the report that a delivery truck was stolen from the parking lot.

Officers arrived and contacted the victim who told police that he was in the store for approximately 20 minutes and when he came out, his truck was missing.

The truck is described as a white 2007 Isuzu box truck with Washington license plates C-6-9-9-5-2-D. On the front of the vehicle and on the rear doors there is a "99" sticker but otherwise the truck is not marked.

The driver told police that the truck belongs to R & K Foods, based in Seattle, and contained tofu and organic drinks for distribution.

There is no suspect information.

Anyone seeing the vehicle should call 9-1-1.

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