Tire Thefts Roll Through Richardson | NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Tire Thefts Roll Through Richardson

Thieves eye Nissan and Toyota trucks



    Thieves are stealing the spare tires of Nissan and Toyota trucks in Richardson.

    A wave of thefts involving pickup trucks are rolling through Richardson.

    Police said thieves are targeting the spare tires on Nissan and Toyota pickups.

    Most of the crimes are happening overnight and in the early morning hours.

    Experts recommend locking spare tires using a spare tire lock.  The locks can be bought for anywhere from just a few dollars to $30 at most auto parts stores.