MCSO: Tailgate thefts on the rise

MCSO: Tailgate thefts on the rise

Martin County Sheriff's deputies say truck tailgate thefts are on the rise.

The sheriff's office has responded to five tailgate thefts in less than a month.

Officials say the thieves are targeting Ford 250 trucks.

Deputies ask anyone who owns a truck to make sure its tailgate is locked and to report any suspicious activity.

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