Ketchikan police looking for gas thieves

    Ketchikan, Alaska (KINY) - Deputy Police Chief Eric Matson said there have been a rash of gas thefts in recent weeks.

    Matson said skiffs were taken out at Thomas Basin.  In some cases, the thieves cut locks and chains off the gas cans on board.

    Matson said the parking lot next to the airport has also reported some gas thefts in recent days.

    He urged residents to keep a close eye on their vehicles.

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