Trailer hauling 33,000 pounds of seafood stolen in Pa.

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(CBS/AP) HARRISBURG, Pa. - Pennsylvania - the seafood capital of the world?

State police say a trailer holding more than 16 tons of seafood was stolen over the weekend from a central Pa.  truck stop.

The Patriot-News of Harrisburg reports the refrigerated trailer filled with 33,000 pounds of food was taken late Friday or sometime Saturday.

State police are investigating.

The newspaper says the trailer is owned by California-based Western Star Transport.

  • Crimesider Staff


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