Police in Gastonia are asking for the public’s help in catching the people who allegedly have stolen more than $12,000 worth of gasoline this month from a convenience store.
The thefts have taken place, police say, at the Save-More, in the 1200 block of Union Road.
The most recent case occurred Tuesday. Police say a man paid several dollars in advance for gas, then apparently filled up two vehicles. Surveillance video shows those vehicles to be a Ford Taurus and a Dodge Durango.
The store owner says this has happened several times a day on several occasions this month. He says more than 3,700 gallons of gas has been taken, and police say they think three people are involved in the thefts.
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Anyone who can identify the people in the photos is asked to call Detective Nancy Capistran, at 704-866-6884. Or information can be left with Crime Stoppers of Gaston County, at 704-861-8000.