Truck Hijacking At Atlanta, Georgia

Police are searching for two men they say shot a truck driver in the head and then stole his semitrailer loaded with furniture in Atlanta, reports of Augusta, Georgia.

Investigators say the truck driver was leaving the Norfolk Southern train yard early Tuesday morning when he was held up by two men and shot in the head, states

Atlanta police Captain Terrell Griffin said driver Warren Hardie suffered a “graze wound” to his head and was in stable condition at Grady Memorial Hospital.

WSB Radio reports that police found the cab of the J.B. Hunt Transport truck east of the city in DeKalb County, but were still searching for the trailer.

“We’re looking for a JB Hunt truck, a white cab, white trailer and the vehicle has homegood items, which is furniture,” Griffin said, according to

The theives reportedly attached the trailer to a different cab. The truck’s cab had a GPS tracker but the trailer does not.