Man wakes up to car on bricks, tires stolen

A Jonesboro Police Department patrol car. Photo by Stan Morris.

JONESBORO, Ark. – A criminal who might find himself to be helpful in a pit crew for a racing team stole four tires off of a man’s car and left it sitting on four bricks this week in Jonesboro, according to a report.

It happened sometime between Tuesday night and Wednesday morning at the Links Apartments in Jonesboro. Officers were dispatched Wednesday morning to 1612 Links and spoke to the victim. He said he had last saw the vehicle at 7 p.m. the night before and when he went outside at 6 a.m. Wednesday morning, he found his vehicle sitting on bricks with his tires missing.

The tires were 4G auto tires, stolen off of a 2011 Chevrolet Camaro. According to the report, the rims and/or some part of the tires are yellow.

The report estimated the theft being valued at over $5,000, making the incident a felony.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Crimestoppers at 935-STOP.

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