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Plow and sander stolen in mass

Discussion in 'Equipment, Tools & Vehicle Pictures' started by redsoxfan, Dec 2, 2012.

  1. redsoxfan

    redsoxfan Senior Member
    Messages: 102

    Hey not sure where to post this but if your from mass auburn area be on the look out for people stealing plows. Friends 2010 ford 450 was stolen yesterday from his business . They took the plow a extreme v 9.5 ft off it and an older air flo sander out of it then set the truck on fire in sterling ma. Just thought I'd give guys the heads up who live in central ma
  2. CashinH&P

    CashinH&P Senior Member
    Messages: 448

    Ill keep an eye on craigs list up here in nh. got any pics?
  3. Morrissey snow removal

    Morrissey snow removal PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,799

    ill keep my eyes out! seems like theres alot of that going around
  4. 2006Sierra1500

    2006Sierra1500 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,758

    Oh sh!t thats one town over
  5. 2006Sierra1500

    2006Sierra1500 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,758

  6. redsoxfan

    redsoxfan Senior Member
    Messages: 102

    It's a stainless steel with two LEDs attached to the back by the motor. Thanks for looking out guys
  7. Sweetride

    Sweetride Junior Member
    Messages: 17

    i posted it on our racing/bullshiting forum. we have a ton of guys from the area on it. hopefully they can find it
  8. mass1589

    mass1589 Senior Member
    from mass
    Messages: 338

    i just saw a 9.5 extreme v on craigslist today......it was out in worcester mass. had pics too. said he had more equipment to list too.
  9. subydude

    subydude Junior Member
    from RI
    Messages: 19

    ..... more stolen equipment
  10. Willman940

    Willman940 Senior Member
    Messages: 325

    who would do this is beyond me. hope he or the dealer has serial numbers, something to track it.
  11. SnowPro93

    SnowPro93 Senior Member
    Messages: 375

    I had no clue till just now its was Matt's truck. I'll be on the look out for the plow and sander for sure. Anyone with info can call Auburn, MA Police or Bell Lawn & Garden Center in Auburn, MA.
  12. bmales11

    bmales11 Junior Member
    Messages: 12

    If you have numbers and see something familiar on the one posted familiar on the one in RI im in the area and will take a look for you
  13. Jim74

    Jim74 Member
    Messages: 50

    Make sure he calls the local fisher and air flo dealers, good chance they'll need some wiring or parts. I'd bring a nail gun to every Craigslist add.
  14. oshkosh619

    oshkosh619 Senior Member
    Messages: 247

    I'll definately keep an eye out... I live in Sterling.
    If they took it in Auburn and dumped it in Sterling, my guess is the maggots are from this area, maybe even Sterling or Clinton. Any idea where in Sterling they dumped and burned it?
  15. snopushin ford

    snopushin ford Senior Member
    from mass
    Messages: 190

    I am one town over from sterling. Are there any pic of truck with the sander and plow to see what it looks like? Those people who did this should be burned, bogus
  16. jasonv

    jasonv PlowSite.com Addict
    from kannada
    Messages: 1,114

    The fact that they burned the truck suggests that this was probably done by someone who wants to eliminate the competition. If you're just going for the plow itself, you don't burn the truck because that increases the attention. This attack means that they're trying to take you out of business for the season.
  17. f250harvest

    f250harvest Member
    from CT
    Messages: 59

    Tis the season to be Robbing.. That sucks..Hope your friends insurance takes care of it.. I made sure my truck and all my equipment is insured on my policy and valued higher that expected so if anything ever does get stolen, ill be covered plus get a little extra for my troubles..
  18. redsoxfan

    redsoxfan Senior Member
    Messages: 102

    Think they dumped it right off 190 ill try to get pics. Necn did a story on it last night they're on camera.
  19. 2COR517

    2COR517 PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 7,115

    I dont think burning one truck of hundreds if not thousands in the area gives you much of a competitive advantage. Especially a truck, plow, and sander that can easily be replaced before the end of the week.

    Insurance scam is more likely than mafia style competition elimination

    <<Not saying this guys buddy is trying to collect the insurance>>
  20. Morrissey snow removal

    Morrissey snow removal PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,799

    i did see it on necn u have to have some balls or be on drugs to do that i hope they catch them no one likes to see that happen to anyone