Citrus County, Florida -- Deputies have seen an increase in thefts of FordF250/F350 trucks in the area.
So far 10 trucks have been stolen throughout the county since early December. Surrounding counties have also seen a rash of truck thefts and deputies are actively working with these jurisdictions to identify suspects in these cases.
Authorities are advising that people who own a Ford F250/F350 truck to keep it locked at all times and if possible - kept in a garage.
If you have information concerning the person(s) responsible for this crime, you're encouraged to contact Crime Stoppers of Citrus County by visiting our website at www.crimestopperscitrus.com, or calling 1-888-ANY-TIPS (1-888-269-8477).
Tipsters will remain anonymous and could become eligible for a cash reward.
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