Burglars use U-Haul truck to rip doors off motorsports store, steal dirt bikes

Burglars use U-Haul truck to rip doors off motorsports stores, steal dirt bikes

LOWELL, N.C. — Burglars recently broke into McKenney Salinas Motorsports in Lowell twice, stealing dirt bikes and causing extensive damage to the store.

"Mad, frustrated, angry, sad,” co-owner Don Willis said. “All the emotions you can think of."

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The thieves used a U-Haul truck to tear the doors off the hinges.

(WSOC)

In the video at the top of this webpage, Gaston County reporter Ken Lemon asks if recent breaking-and-entering cases are connected to bikers eluding police in recent chases.

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