Thieves steal truck batteries, fuel from U-haul stores in Sacramento region

Police are investigating after thieves targeted nearly 20 U-haul trucks at two different locations in the Sacramento region on Friday evening. Thieves stole batteries from 12 trucks at the U-haul location on Broadway and Franklin Boulevard around 11:30 p.m. according to the store’s general manager Mark Smytheman. “This was targeted,” Smytheman said. “They came equipped and ready.”