Man Steals Cars with Stolen Tow Truck: Police

Accused Florida thief busted with car parts

By DANIEL MACHT
|  Tuesday, Jun 12, 2012  |  Updated 6:33 AM CDT
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Man Steals Cars with Stolen Tow Truck: Police

A Florida man was accused of stealing a tow truck (not this one) and using it to swipe other cars.

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If you’re in the car stealing business, it helps to have a tow truck.

A man in central Florida was busted for allegedly stealing a tow truck and using it to swipe other cars and sell their parts.

Aaron Weber, 38, was caught in Lakeland with a cache of stolen car parts on the tow truck and meth, police told The Ledger newspaper.

Police Sgt. Terri Smith told the paper Weber was hit with initial charges including dealing in stolen property, meth possession and violation of probation for burglary and grand theft.

More charges for car theft were pending, police said.
 

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