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Incident Report for Case #2014-4854

Incident Type


Incident Date

01/05/2014 - 9:25 PM


4502 East Towne Blvd. (Red Lobster)


Female, age 36


A restaurant employee was warming up a Jeep near East Towne Mall last night, preparing to drive home in frigid temperatures, when someone got in and stole the 1999 Cherokee Laredo. The 36-year old victim had gone back inside her workplace, Red Lobster, to stay warm while it was idling. She was keeping an eye on the Jeep when it suddenly started backing up. She had left it unlocked. It has yet to be recovered.   

Released 01/06/2014 at 10:22 AM by PIO Joel DeSpain

The location shown is approximate & may not be accurate.