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Gas prices threaten to fuel crimes
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Times photo: Brian Gray Aaron Treuthardts 2007 Chevrolet Silverado was destroyed July 4 while parked at his Decatur township residence. The damage was a result of an attempt to steal gas. The truck was a total loss. Gas tanks have changed over the years to make it almost impossible to siphon gas from them, Ruda Chevrolet-Toyota-Scion parts department employee Mike Egli said.
MONROE - On July 4, one attempt to steal gas led to extensive damage and easily could have turned into a fatal situation.Aaron Treuthardt, Brodhead, was at the Brodhead fireworks display when he received a call from his father that his 2007 Chevrolet Silverado truck had been destroyed by fire.