Unusual theft from vehicle in Northwest
A vehicle was parked in the 16th Street Heights neighborhood last week when someone stole something from it, according to a D.C. police report.
The report said that the theft occurred in the 1400 block of Decatur Street NW, sometime between Monday afternoon and Wednesday morning.
It stated what was taken. Less clear is why. According to police, the item stolen was the tailgate from a truck.