Tipper truck stolen - Lakemba

Thursday, 13 April 2017 02:29:37 AM

Police are investigating after a Freightliner tipper truck was stolen in Sydney’s south-west.

Officers have been told a 16-year-old boy was on a building site on Vivienne Road, Lakemba, when he was approached by four men about 6.30pm on Tuesday 11 April 2017.

One of the men threatened the boy before demanding the keys to the truck. The boy handed the keys over to man, who left the scene in the truck.

The three other men left the scene in a car, not further described.

Officers attached to St George Local Area Command, with assistance from Campsie Local Area Command, have commenced an investigation into the incident.

Anyone who has any information or who sees the truck with registration CK46DT is urged to contact St George detectives via Crime Stoppers.

Inquiries are continuing.

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