MONCKS CORNER, S.C. (WCBD) —Authorities are investigating following the theft of a pickup truck in Moncks Corner.
The incident happened on Saturday, November 18 at 10 a.m.
The victim told investigators that he left his 2012 Ford F-250 running at the Sunoco gas station and went inside to purchase a drink.
While inside, he witnessed a male approach the truck and get in the driver’s seat.
The victim then ran to the vehicle and jumped onto the side and grabbed the suspect by the head.
The suspect stated that he was just playing around, put the vehicle in drive and accelerated at a high rate of speed onto Highway 17A.
The victim fell off the vehicle at that time. The stolen truck was last seen heading South on 17A.
If you have any information, contact the Moncks Corner Police Department at 843-719-7993.