UPDATE 9/22/17 @ 2 pm – According to the owners, the semi was recovered and is currently in a tow yard in San Bernardino waiting to be picked up.
HESPERIA, Calif. (VVNG.com) A Hesperia family is asking for the public’s help in locating their tractor-trailer stolen from a truck stop.
On Friday, September 15th, at about 10:00 p.m., Juan Carlos Hernandez, a resident of Hesperia, parked his tractor-trailer at the Pilot Travel Center at 8701 Highway 395.
Hernandez returned two-days later on Sunday, at 3:30 p.m., and discovered his semi and trailer were missing.
Juan’s wife, Sandra Gonzalez, said her husband is the breadwinner and he needs the truck to work.
“My husband can’t work right now. He was supposed to deliver on Sunday, that’s all we have,” said Sandra.
The stolen truck is a 2008 Freightliner ST120 with the words LGM trucking on the side. At the time of the theft, the trailer was carrying 21 pallets of food. The license plate number on the truck is WP7Z784 and 4HA7314 on the trailer.
Anyone with information is urged to contact the Hesperia Police Department at 760-947-1500 and reference DR# 191797368.