Durham police investigate pig cooker thefts
Posted July 5, 2013
Durham, N.C. — Durham police are investigating three thefts of pig cookers or smokers in recent months.
On May 23, a large $4,000 pig cooker was stolen from the driveway of a home off Mineral Springs Road. The thief was driving a black Chevrolet Silverado truck.
In April, two pig cookers, which were chained to the back of a building, were stolen from the 3900 block of South Alston Avenue and two large smokers on a trailer were taken from Mount Bethel Presbyterian Church.
Police have not said whether they believe the crimes are related.
Anyone with information is asked to call investigators at 919-560-4281, extension 29119, or Crime Stoppers at 919-683-1200. CrimeStoppers pays cash rewards for information leading to arrests in felony cases and callers never have to identify themselves.