Police investigate theft in Walmart parking lot

By Jessica Breger Staff Writer jbreger@civitasmedia.com

September 27, 2013

The Durant Police Department is investigating the theft of a cargo trailer from the parking lot of Walmart.Early Monday afternoon Christie Berg and daughter Kelli stopped at Wal-Mart in Durant.

When they came out they found the cargo trailer attached to their truck was missing, according to a Durant Police report released Wednesday afternoon.

When pair went into Walmart they had a Cargo Mate trailer attached to their red Ford pickup truck. The trailer contained approximately $4,650 worth of Kelli Berg’s belongings in it.

When Durant PD reviewed the security footage from the parking lot, they discovered a blue and white truck believed to be a 1980’s model with a rusted top driving off with the trailer.

A copy of the footage has been taken as evidence and the trailer has been registered as stolen. Police have not yet apprehended a suspect at this time.