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GASTONIA, N.C. A man called police after his moped was stolen while he shopped for groceries.

The theft happened Friday afternoon around 4:00 p.m. on West Franklin Boulevard while the victim was shopping at the Sav A Lot Grocery Store.

According to the police report, the victim told authorities his silver and black scooter was worth $1,200.

Anyone with information on the incident should contact Gaston County Crime Stoppers at 704-861-8000.

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