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Police investigating stolen trailer that contained thousands of meals for homeless veterans

Lenexa police are investigating the theft of thousands of meals intended for homeless veterans.

KMBC reports a trailer containing meals packed by bank employees last week was stolen last week.  The meals were intended for Friends In Service of Heroes, a veteran service organization.

The trailer carried 12,100 meal packets, with each packet making eight meals, for a total of nearly 97,000 meals.  The food was going to be delivered to the Kansas City VA Medical Center on November 21st.

Police say the 5-by-8 interstate trailer was parked at the Friends In Service Of Heroes headquarters in Lenexa when it was stolen between 8 p.m. on Saturday and Monday morning.  The trailer has two bumper stickers with the FISH logo and Johnson County, Kansas, license plate 133 KMA.

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