The State College Police Department is investigating the theft of several thousand dollars worth of tires and wheels from two State College car dealerships. On November 21, 2010 at 11:04 pm, person(s) unknown entered the Stocker Chevrolet car lot located at 701 Benner Pike. The suspect was driving a light metallic color Dodge Durango. The suspect jacked up a 2006 Hummer H3 and removed four aluminum Hummer wheels with four newly installed Cooper Discoverer ST tires, size LT285x75.
Patrols then discovered that person(s) unknown jacked up a 2011 Dodge truck at Blaise Alexander Dodge and removed four brand new 20x8 Ram chrome wheels with four Goodyear Wrangler HP P275x60R20 tires. In both instances, the suspect brought the car jacks to the scene and left them behind.
Anyone with information regarding these thefts is asked to call the State College Police at (814) 234-7150 or Centre County Crimestoppers at 877-99-CRIME. Anonymous tips can be submitted through the web.