(Villisca) The stolen pickup last seen parked at a Villisca residence Saturday night, has been found ¼ of a mile south of Griswold.
The white 2009 Ford Ranger Pickup, is owned by Nicholas Allen Philby, of Red Oak. Philby told authorities that he parked the vehicle near a friend’s house located in the 500 block of East 8th Street in Villisca at around 10:30 p.m. Saturday night. When he went to retrieve it at around midnight, it was gone.
The pickup was recovered at around 5:20 p.m., Sunday afernoon in a farm field ¼ of a mile south of Griswold. Authorities say no one was in the vehicle.
The Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office is asking anyone with information with this incident to contact the Montgomery County Crimestoppers at 1-800-432-1001, or The Montgomery County Sheriff's Office at 1-712-623-5107.
January 30, 2012