Tractor Trailer Reported Stolen

CLAYTON – Authorities are searching for a semi truck stolen from a business parking lot. The theft is believed to have happened last Saturday, August 20th on Oleander Drive near the Food Lion off NC 42 East.

The driver told Johnston County deputies he parks the red 2019 Freightliner in the parking lot. When he returned the truck was gone. A witness reported seeing a large tow truck hook up to the semi and leave with it.

The stolen truck was valued at $100,000.