Police: Can you identify man who stole and sold $12K trailer?

Harper Ho
York Dispatch
Northern York County Regional Police Department is trying to identify this man, who they say sold a trailer stolen from a Conewago Township business to an unsuspecting man in New Jersey.

Northern York County Regional Police need help identifying a man who allegedly stole a car hauler trailer and then sold it to an unsuspecting buyer.

Police said the Kaufman trailer was taken Feb. 8 from the ADESA auction parking lot, located at 30 Industrial Road in Conewago Township.

It's worth $12,000.

A man in New Jersey contacted state police there and reported that he unknowingly bought the stolen trailer, according to a department news release.

Police said the thief sold the trailer via "Facebook Market Place" under the profile “Jose Torres.” 

The trailer was returned to the owner.

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Anyone who can help identify the man is asked to contact the Northern York County Regional Police Department at 717-467-TELL(8355) or at tips@nycrpd.org.