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Police probing theft of city truck from Franklin Park lot

So much for making a getaway in an unassuming vehicle.

City officials are asking for the public’s help in locating a truck that was stolen from the city’s Parks and Recreation Department.

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The white truck, a 2004 Chevrolet, has a plow on the front and a sander on the back, the department said. It was stolen from city property Wednesday night in Dorchester’s Franklin Park.

A witness said hey saw the vehicle leaving the property at about 10 p.m.

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The truck has a blue municipal license plate that reads MB1410.

Boston police are investigating the incident and asking anyone with information to call 911 or their anonymous tip line, 800-494-8477.

Sarah N. Mattero can be reached at sarah.mattero@globe.com.
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