1930 Model A Classic Car Stolen from Henry Ford Museum Parking Lot in Dearborn

A classic car—a Model A—was taken from the Henry Ford Museum Parking lot in Dearborn, along with the Ford truck towing it. Police are looking for help finding the vehicles and the person who took them.

are enlisting the public's help in locating a classic car stolen from the parking lot last week–and the person who took it.

According to police, between 9 a.m.-5:55 p.m. on June 26, a 2001 Ford F-250 towing an enclosed Iner Carrier Road Runner Trailer was stolen from the museum's parking lot. Inside the trailer was a 1930 Classic Ford Model A convertible.

Police say the owner of the truck and the Model A, a resident of California, was in Dearborn visiting the museum when the theft occurred.

The Ford F-250 is white on top and gold on the bottom, with a NASCAR sticker and license plte rim. The California license plate number is 6P95642. The trailer is a white, 2-axel model, with the California license plate number 4JT5217

The 1930 Ford Model A is yellow with black and chrome fenders and a brown convertible top. The VIN is A2970284 and the license plate number is 670RHG.

Anyone with information on the stolen vehicles or suspects is asked to use the HEAT (Help Eliminate Auto Theft) tip line at 1-800-242-HEAT, or www.1800242HEAT.com.

There is up to a $1,000 reward offered by HEAT for information leading to the arrest, recovery and prosecution and a $1,000 reward offered by the vehicle owner for the return of the Model A.

Catherine Leslie July 07, 2012 at 02:46 PM
Phyllis, this isn't about taxes! I'm sure the CA man has paid more for both of those stolen vehicles than Dbn residents have paid in taxes since 2008 combined. Your comment is not necessary and u r complaining about something that isn't even mentioned in this article. It's like that golden rule: if u have nothing nice to say (or helpful in this case) don't say anything at all.
marooned in Dbn July 07, 2012 at 07:21 PM
What she said, (Phyllis) makes perfect sense. Are you one of the ppl mentioned above Cathy ?
City of Dearborn July 08, 2012 at 05:33 AM
Hi everyone, Please remember to keep discussion on topic. If you'd like to discuss Dearborn taxes, there are forums for that on this site, or you area always welcome to blog, or send a letter to the editor at dearborn@patch.com. Thanks!
marooned in Dbn July 08, 2012 at 03:45 PM
Keeping to the topic. I remember years ago, when I was a child, my next door neighbor had a Ford Model T pickup. It was is pride and joy and he often took me for rides, sometimes to load the truck up for firewood for this fireplace. I earned my first wristwatch, a Timex, for helping him load that wood.
Patti O'Brien November 23, 2012 at 07:18 PM
Say, was there a security camera around during this heist? What do you bet that this classic made it overseas by now?


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