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Pickup Trucks Targeted

Thread in 'Law & Order' started by FLGA, Jul 19, 2018.

  1. FLGA

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    I got my truck broken into a couple weeks ago. Middle of Sandy Springs. Daytime, crowded parking lot, lots of people around.

    Took a ceramic punch, knocked out the rear passenger window, quick grab. The did not get any firearms, they did get my Get Home Bag.

    However, since then, I have found out; this is apparently the new trend in Atlanta. Pickup trucks are being targeted for firearms. Especially if you have a Protected By Glock sticker or whatever on your window (I do not, I try to stay very understated.)

    I look like a good ol boy, with the truck to match. So now that's the new thing going on around town. Heads up to everyone. Called my buddy the other day who has a BCM sticker on his back window. Not a brand known to every kid smashing windows, but not worth the attention either.

    Just bringing it to everyone's attention.

    Stay safe ODT.
     
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    All my vehicles are sticker/logo/political free...
     
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    Nothing new about it. They been targeting any kind of vehicle for decades with and without gun stickers.
     
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    Thieves have done their gun shopping in parked Ga vehicles for decades. Nothing new.
     
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    Sorry to hear that and thanks for the heads up. I've got a few trips through Atlanta coming up.
     
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    diacnik ODT Junkie!

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    sounds like profiling- which of course is racism (sarcasm)
     
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    GlockGuy4951 ODT Junkie!

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    I’m sorry to hear that brother. I’m glad you are safe.
     
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    Go one have to get a tree hugging, liberal, guns is bad sticker as camouflage.
     
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    Even without stickers, pickup trucks are prime targets because the thugs know who drives them. I say put whatever you won't on your truck or car.
     
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    If you want to go low profile, get a beater to drive. The thugs will think you don't have any money to buy guns anyways.
     
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