Racing boat stolen in Delaware

July 31, 2008 1:12:56 PM PDT
It's big, brightly colored, and hard to hide. A 42 foot racing boat has been stolen from a parking lot in Newark, Delaware.

The boat is a 2003 Tiger XP105, better know as a high powered "cigarette" boat, valued at $250,000.

Someone hooked up the hitch and drove off with it from a parking lot in the 1200 block of Interchange Boulevard in Newarklate Tuesday night or early Wednesday morning.

The orange, yellow and blue boat has the words "World Champion Cigarette Racing Team" painted on the side. It sits atop a $10,000 trailer with Pennsylvania license plate XCG-5317.

Anyone with any information on the whereabouts of the boat should call Newark Police at (302)-366-7110 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIP-333.

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