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Release Number: 09-209

For Immediate Release

Public Information Office

July 22, 2009

Debbie Carter:

(813) 247-8060




K&N Trucking, 8205 E. Adamo Drive.


Thieves Steal Trailers Loaded With Beer


Tuesday, July 21, 2009 at 7 a.m.


8205 E. Adamo Drive










HCSO detectives are investigating the theft of two tractor-trailers packed with beer. The thefts of the vehicles/trailers was reported to HCSO on Tuesday, July 21, 2009 at 7 a.m. Employees discovered the missing tractor-trailers when they arrived for work at K&N Trucking, 8205 E. Adamo Drive.


Around 5 p.m. on Tuesday, deputies were called to an vacant lot in the 300 block of W. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard where the thieves had abandoned the two cabs, both Freightliners. The trailers, a white Lufkin model cargo trailer and a white Wabash model cargo trailer, are still missing.


In one trailer was 1,260 six-packs of Corona Extra beer. The other trailer contained 990 six-packs of Corona and 990 cases of Modella Especial beer. The total value of the beer is $70,000.