Gabriel San Roman
Have You Seen OCEA's Stolen Hot Dog Wagon?
Updated: Aug 25, 2020
Workers with the Orange County Employees Association (OCEA) arrived to their SanTana office in early April to shock and dismay. Over the weekend, thieves broke into the secured parking area below their building and drove off with the union's van. The bandits also stole two refrigerators, supplies and a freezer with 2,000 hot dogs inside. And they took OCEA's legendary double barrel propane grill, better known as the Hot Dog Wagon, that fed working communities for over a decade.
"We immediately told our members about it because the hot dog wagon has been such an important part of the union's work," OCEA General Manager Jennifer Muir Beuthin says. "We started getting tips from our members who had seen the van in Santa Ana over the weekend."
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