On Jan. 8, Manassas City Police met with a resident at Taco Bell at 8891 Centreville Rd. about a larceny. The victim said someone stole a black travel suitcase containing a cell phone tower scanner out of the bed of his pickup truck while it was parked in a parking lot adjacent to the store.
The theft happened between 7 and 7:30 p.m., police said. The victim told police that the scanner would only be of use to his company and not the average person. It's worth between $5,000 and $10,000.
Anyone with information about this crime is asked to call Manassas Police. The Manassas City Crime Solvers will pay a cash reward up to $1000 for information that leads to an arrest in this case. The confidential 24-hour tip line is 703-330-0330.