York, Neb. — The York Police Department wants to know who stole thousands of pounds of meat from a semi-trailer. According to a news release, 37,000 pounds of meat was stolen from a refrigerated Great Dane trailer on Sept. 17 between 5 a.m. to 6:30 a.m. The suspects involved in the theft stole the trailer and a semi-tractor. They unloaded the cargo from the stolen trailer and transferred the items into another trailer at the Waco exit off of Interstate 80. The stolen semi-tractor and trailer have been recovered.
If you have any information regarding this theft, you’re asked to contact York County Crime Stoppers at 402-362-2999 or the York Police Department at 402-363-2640. Your anonymous Crime Stoppers tip may be eligible for a cash reward.
Another meat heist occurred 50 miles west of York. Grand Island Police are looking into the theft of trailers holding hundreds of thousands of dollars worth of meat stolen over the weekend.