Theft from truck and trailer tied to hit-and-run in Lethbridge
Lethbridge police are investigating a hit-and-run they believe is tied to a theft from a truck and trailer.
Police were called about 6 a.m. Wednesday about the theft from a truck and trailer parked in the 900 block of 19th Avenue S. and while heading to the scene, got a report of a hit-and-run in the 1200 block of 5A Avenue S.
A vehicle was heading westbound on 5A Avenue and collided with a parked, empty vehicle.
The driver fled on foot and when police arrived, they discovered property in the vehicle matched the description of items reported stolen from the truck and trailer.