LOGANTON, Pa. (AP) â€” Where's the beef? That's what authorities would like to know after someone stole 40,000 pounds of it from a meat plant in central Pennsylvania.
State police say it happened Nov. 21 at Nicholas Meat near Loganton.
According to troopers, a trucker loaded $110,000 worth of meat into a trailer during a scheduled pickup & drove off. He was supposed to deliver it by Monday to a company in Milwaukee, Wisconsin â€” yet never showed up.
p>A spokesman for Nicholas Meat says the customer notified him Tuesday approximately the missing product, which would have been enough to make 160,000 burgers.
Police after discovered the driver used a fake ID to obtain the delivery contract. Authorities say the company information on the truck was moreover fraudulent.
The investigation continues.
Source: “Associated Press”