PRESS RELEASE | For Immediate Release
NEWS PROVIDED BY M&K Truck Centers October 14, 2020
Reward for Arson Information Increased to $50,000
INDIANAPOLIS, IN / October 14, 2020 – M&K Truck Centers had an unfortunate incident on September 17, 2020 at our Indianapolis South dealership located at 1401 Harding Court, Indianapolis, IN 46217 where a fire was intentionally set. We are grateful that firefighters arrived on the scene within minutes and that no one was injured.
M&K Truck Centers is working with IFD/IMPD Fire Investigators to find for one or more persons responsible for this intentionally set – ARSON fire. M&K has also increased the reward from $30,000 to $50,000 for anyone with information that leads to a felony arrest.
Anyone with information about this incident should call Crime Stoppers of Central Indiana at 317-262-8477 or (TIPS). Citizens can also download the mobile P3tips app to submit a mobile tip, or submit a web tip at www.CrimeTips.org
You will remain anonymous and may be eligible for a cash reward of up to $1000 if the information leads to a felony arrest. In addition to the Crime Stoppers reward, M & K Truck Centers is offering a $50,000 reward for information that leads to a felony arrest for this crime of arson. Only tips submitted directly and anonymously to Crime Stoppers are eligible for these cash rewards.
M&K Truck Centers and our customers have suffered significant loss of property including 12 commercial vehicles that are a total loss and 7 others that sustained significant damage. We are working with the authorities to find the people responsible for this crime.
“It is devastating that this intentional ARSON occurred on our property. We sincerely appreciate the rapid response of the Indianapolis Fire Department and that firefighters were able to get the fire under control quickly,” said Ryan Fultz, General Manager at M&K Truck Centers, Indianapolis.About M&K Truck Centers:M&K Truck Centers (www.mktruckcenters.com) is a full service dealer of new and used heavy- and medium-duty trucks, trailers, and luxury sport coaches. Dealer of the Year for Volvo Trucks in North America 2019, 2015, 2014 and 2008, Central Region Dealer of the Year for Volvo 2019, 2017 and 2007, Global Volvo Trucks Volume Sales Leader 2017, Central Region Dealer of the Year for Mack Trucks 2016, 2015 and 2014, M&K represents Mack, Volvo, Hino, and Isuzu trucks; Wabash, Benson, East, Transcraft and Vanguard trailers; and Renegade Motor Coaches. The organizations’ comprehensive service offerings include financing, leasing and rental services as a member of NationaLease, service and repair on all makes and models with over 350 service stalls, and one of the industry’s largest parts inventories. M&K employs over 900 talented people across 20 locations in Michigan, Indiana, Illinois and Pennsylvania and is headquartered in Byron Center, Michigan.