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Tip leads police to chop shop

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SOUTHWEST MIAMI-DADE, Fla. (WSVN) -- Miami-Dade Police are investigating a chop shop that was discovered in a South Florida neighborhood.

The investigation began, when a truck was stolen from a farmers' market in Pompano Beach. The owner notified police after tracking the truck via GPS to a lot at Southwest 202nd Street and 180th Avenue in Miami-Dade County.

When officers arrived, they said they found the illegal operation, along with three stolen trailers and several other stolen trucks. "I went to check on my truck and when I get there, the truck and the trailer was gone," said Alex Guerrier. "Thank God we have a GPS and saw to it, and it led us here."

Detectives are still looking for the people who were running that shop. Police are investigating.

If you have any information on this crime, call Miami-Dade Crime Stoppers at 305-471-TIPS. Remember, you can always remain anonymous, and you may be eligible for a reward.

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