“The PD and fire dept. are both out of gas and the gas companies will not service us because we r in BK” one text read.
“… the gas vendor is owed money and will no longer service to us.”
FOX40 contacted Stockton Petroleum on Tuesday afternoon. The owner, Jay McIlrath, confirmed that they ended their contract with Stockton because of the bankruptcy.
The company stressed that it fulfilled its contract with Stockton, and in no way left the city without gas.