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NILES, IL - NOVEMBER 18: New 2006 Ford F-150 pickup trucks sit on the lot at Golf Mill Ford November 17, 2005 in Niles, Illinois. (Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Whoever stole Melissa Madrigal's pickup truck in Corpus Christi better hope they don't wind up in court.

Madrigal is a Nueces County magistrate judge.

Madrigals' Ford F-150 Supercrew was stolen Wednesday from outside her mother's home in Corpus Christi.

Her checkbook, campaign files and a gift she recently received are missing with the truck.

She tells the Corpus Christi Caller-Times the theft bothers her but she's grateful it's not a crime where she or her mother was physically hurt.