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Fort Stockton police searching for thief

Surveillance photo of suspect. (Source: Fort Stockton Police Department/Facebook) Surveillance photo of suspect. (Source: Fort Stockton Police Department/Facebook)
Surveillance photo of suspect's pickup truck. (Source: Fort Stockton Police Department/Facebook) Surveillance photo of suspect's pickup truck. (Source: Fort Stockton Police Department/Facebook)
FORT STOCKTON, TX (KWES) -

It's a crime local authorities are seeing far too often. People taking oilfield tools and equipment. 

Police say it all happened last Wednesday at the Best Western Motel in Fort Stockton.

Police say a man stole a black plastic container from the back of a pickup truck parked in the motel parking lot.

Inside the container were drill bits and some small tools.

The suspect then drove away in a white or silver Ford pickup.

If you have any information on who the man might be, give the Fort Stockton Police Department a call at (432) 336-4600. You can also send a secure text tip to www.fortstocktoncrimestoppers.com.

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