Police are still looking for the van. A possible suspect is a white male, bearded, in his twenties, who was seen near the van before the theft.
The van's lettering was magnetic and said R.S Beers Plumbing and Heating, and the van's license plate was reported as PA YYZ 1347.
The van's owner told police that there is a gun in the van's glove box, but he was not sure if the gun is loaded. Police are proceeding as if the gun is loaded and are continuing to search.
The Pottstown Mercury reports that Royersford police are looking for a white plumbing van, stolen from the 300 block of Main Street around noon.
The white Ford van was stolen after its owner left it briefly to get some items from a garage.
The van's owner told police that there is a gun in the glove box, but he was not sure if the gun is loaded. Police are proceeding as if the gun is loaded.
Police say the owner left the keys on the floor of the van, and when he returned a few minutes later the van was gone.
The van has "Beers Plumbing" on the side, and an orange ladder in a ladder rack on top. There is also a hand truck on the vehicle.
Anyone who has information on the van can call the Royersford Police Department at 610-948-3305.