Woman watches surveillance video of her truck's tailgate being stolen in under 30 seconds.

27 5 LINKEDIN 1 COMMENTMORE

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- As this surveillance video shows, the tailgate was stolen from this truck in a matter of seconds in broad daylight.

The truck's owner, Stacy Doyle was working at Pet World on San Jose Boulevard Tuesday when she says her tailgate was stolen around 11:10 a.m.

The video shows the tailgate being removed from the truck and hoisted away in a matter of seconds. Doyle says the pink Chevy bow ties make her tailgate easy to recognize.

According to a Jacksonville Sheriff's Office incident report, the tailgate is worth an estimated $500. The unknown suspect or suspects face a charge of grand theft.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact First Coast Crime Stoppers at 1-866-845-TIPS, you may remain anonymous and receive a possible reward up to $3,000.

On Your Side, how to protect your truck's tailgate from potential thieves. Heather Crawford

Read or Share this story: http://www.firstcoastnews.com/story/news/crime/2014/03/18/tailgate-stolen-broad-daylight-surveillance-video/6572739/