Charleston police on Friday asked for help tracking down a truck believed to be linked to the theft of a St. Pierre Construction trailer containing $15,000 worth of tools.

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Anyone with information on the vehicle or the theft can call Detective Justin Kursh 720-3913 or Crime Stoppers at 554-1111.

According to Cpl. Fred Bowie, the older model GMC 1500 extended cab was photographed near the St. Philip Street job site where the theft occurred.

The burgundy truck has a silver toolbox in the bed of the pickup. Partial numerals from the license plate are either 174 or 474, Bowie said.

A large dent is noticeable on the truck's tailgate release handle and taillights, Bowie said.