Stolen TX Fire Apparatus Found in Dallas

Balch Springs, TX - Police say a man stole a Plano fire apparatus from a dealer's yard and drove around for over an hour before being stopped.  Balch Springs police told WFAA that, just after 5 p.m., the man jumped behind the wheel of Plano Engine 6 and drove away. 

The pumper was at the dealer getting the final touches before being delivered, officals said.

Plano Fire Rescue Engine 6 was at the dealer's facility awaiting delivery when a man drove off until being located in Dallas.

Dallas police spotted the stolen pumper about 15 miles away, in downtown Dallas, around 7 p.m. and stopped the rig.

Source: Firehouse