Be on the lookout for a stolen food truck

Be on the lookout for a stolen food truck

ALGIERS, LA (WVUE) - Someone stole a large food truck from behind a store in Algiers.

The owner parked the truck behind Algiers Discount Store in the 3500 block Gen. Meyer Ave. on July 9. When he went to get it back a week later, the vehicle was missing.

New Orleans police say the truck is a 2003 GMC painted orange with yellow flames and the words, "The Red Stove Mediterranean & Po Boys" on the side.

The Louisiana license plate number is B850994.

If you have any information about the whereabouts of this vehicle, police ask you to contact any Fourth District detective at 685-6040.

Citizens with information that can help solve a crime are asked to call Crimestoppers at 822-1111 or toll-free 1-877-903-STOP.  You could receive a cash reward of up to $2,500 for the information leading only to the arrest, except on homicides, where Crimestoppers will pay half of the reward upon the arrest and half on the indictment of the responsible person(s).  You do not have to give your name nor testify to receive the reward but you must contact Crimestoppers directly with your information. Citizens can also submit an anonymous tip online to Crimestoppers at

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