Boat motor thief on the loose


ocklawaha boat motor thief

Ocklawaha, Florida — On Sunday, June 8, 2014, two boat motors were stolen off of a boat that was parked at a home in the 15700 block of SE 115th Place Road, Ocklawaha.

The motors are described as a Minn Kota trolling motor and a Yamaha outboard.

The home owner said prior to the motors being stolen, he noticed a gold Honda creeping by his house two times.

During the Summer months authorities see an increase it boat motor thefts. If you own a boat, there are anti-theft devices available that can help detour thieves. Contact your local boat shop for details on what device would be best for your boat.

Anyone with information about the case can call the Sheriff’s Office at 732-9111 or Crime Stoppers at 368-STOP. Text tips to 274637 using keyword 368STOP. Tips can also be submitted at