Stolen Fla. brush truck recovered

Bayshore Fire Rescue said the truck was taken from the station while crews were on a call Sunday morning


Garfield Hylton
Orlando Sentinel

FORT MYERS, Fla. — Florida firefighters are thankful a truck stolen from their firehouse has been returned.

Bayshore Fire Rescue in Fort Myers asked Facebook members for help in the search of their truck, according to their Facebook page.

The truck was taken Sunday morning between 10 and 10:15 a.m. while they were out on another call.

Anyone who saw the stolen rescue vehicle was encouraged to call the police.

 

****TRUCK HAS BEEN FOUND*** Thank you so much everyone! Found in Manatee County. **URGENT** STOLEN FIRE TRUCK We...

Posted by Bayshore Fire Rescue on Sunday, February 7, 2021

Officials found it in Manatee County.

Bayshore fire officials said they’re still checking for damage but everything looked fine, minus “a couple of dings here and there,” according to their Facebook page.

Bayshore’s fire chief Larry Nisbet thanked everyone for their help.

 

We couldn't have done it without you! Thank you from all of us at Bayshore Fire Rescue.

Posted by Bayshore Fire Rescue on Sunday, February 7, 2021

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She is home!!

Posted by Bayshore Fire Rescue on Sunday, February 7, 2021
 

Well, she is a little dirty and a couple dings here and there, but she is back, safe and sound. Crews are going through...

Posted by Bayshore Fire Rescue on Sunday, February 7, 2021

 

McClatchy-Tribune News Service

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