Rome Police Department

A man called police Sunday afternoon to report tools had been stolen from his vehicle while he shopped.

According to Rome Police Department reports:

An officer was called to a reported theft in the Harbor Freight parking lot, 2112 Shorter Ave., where a victim said $2,500 in plumbing tools had been taken from his truck.

The GMC Sonoma pickup was unlocked with the windows down and the tools were in the front seat.

Blake Silvers is a member of the Rome News-Tribune editorial staff.