Drag race driver has truck and car stolen at Collinsville Ruby Tuesday’s

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COLLINSVILLE, IL (KPLR) – A drag race driver had his ride stolen after an event at Gateway Motorsports Park over the weekend. Collinvsille police say the thief made off with a 1975 Chevy Camaro. It was being pulled by a 2014 GMC Sierra.

The cars with Indiana license plates were parked in a Ruby Tuesday parking lot while the victims were inside eating. The thieves smashed the window on the couple’s other vehicle, and found keys to the truck inside a purse.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Mark Kuechle at 618-344-2131, ext. 5138 or Crimestoppers at 866-371-8477.