Sheriff's Office Asking for Assistance Identifying Suspect in Motor Vehicle Theft Case
On September 22, 2018, between the hours 7:00 AM – 11:00 AM, a 1965 BMW race car valued at 150,000 and a trailer were stolen. The rare vehicle was inside a 23’ white box trailer at the time both were stolen.
On Monday, September 24, 2018, El Paso County Detectives with the BATTLE (Beat Auto Theft Through Law Enforcement) taskforce, located the stolen trailer and BMW at an address in the 5000 Block of Hopkins Dr. in Widefield.
Attached is a photo of the recovered stolen BMW race car. Anyone with information or who is a witness to this investigation is asked to contact Detective Mike Boggs at 719-520-7129 or [email protected]. You can also call the Sheriff’s Office Tip Line at 719-520-6666.