Traffic Signs Stolen in Gardendale

GARDENDALE - The Texas Department of Transportation is sending out a warning to the people stealing traffic signs in Gardendale.

So far, 13 signs have been taken off poles in the Gardendale area in recent weeks. Among the missing signs are several speed limit signs, a fire truck crossing sign, an intersection sign, a directional chevron and a horse and rider sign.

TXDOT says if people are caught stealing or in possession of stolen signs they could face serious charges.

If anyone has any information about theft of state property, they should call the Ector County Sheriff's Office at 335-3050.