Nissan Skyline GTR taken from garage on Esplanade Drive
(Long Island, NY) A pricey souped-up sports car was recently swiped in East Patchogue, and the Suffolk County Police Department are asking the public for their assistance in tracking it down.
A Nissan Skyline GTR, made famous in various installments of the hit street racing/action film series “The Fast and the Furious,” was stolen out of a garage located on Esplanade Drive between June 17 at approximately 9:30 p.m. and June 18 at approximately 1:30 a.m., cops said.
The pricey vehicle’s worth clocks in at an estimated $80,000, and has been featured both in auto magazine layouts and at car shows. The Nissan Skyline GTR, is a right-hand drive, which has its steering wheel situated on the right-hand side, according to reports.
Suffolk County Police Detectives are seeking the public’s help in identifying and locating the suspects who broke into the garage and stole the vehicle. Anyone with information about this crime is being asked to call Crime Stoppers anonymously at 1-800-220-TIPS. A cash reward of up to $5,000 is being offered by Crime Stoppers for information leading to an arrest. All calls will be kept confidential.
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