JACKSON, MS (WLBT) - When a dump truck pulled up to the gas plus on Northside Drive Tuesday morning, it was not for fuel.
Jackson police say an unidentified black male used a stolen dump truck to break into the store for a smash and grab burglary. The dump truck had been taken from 2000 Mill Street but was not discovered missing and reported until after 7am.
By then, the truck driving bandit had used the truck to smash Dee-Dee's Boutique on Bailey Avenue, also. The vehicle was abandoned on the lot after the burglary. Call Jackson police if you have information to help solve this crime.