Vehicle stolen and recovered, 3-year-old child inside vehicle
TUCSON (KGUN9-TV) - A man stole a vehicle that still had a 3-year-old child inside.
Sgt. Chris Widmer with Tucson Police tells KGUN9 that around 6:49 a.m., officers received a 9-1-1 call about a car that had been stolen from the 3500 block of East Glenn with a child inside.
Officers found the vehicle with the child inside at 6:51 a.m. near Monte Vista and Richey Blvd.
The child was uninjured.
Witness report the driver ran away from the dumped vehicle, said Widmer. Property was taken from inside the vehicle.
Widmer says the father put the child inside the car and went back inside to grab his other child. When he returned the vehicle and the child were gone.
Police are searching the area for a Caucasian man in his mid-30's that is approximately 6-feet-tall with a thin build and shaved head.
Anyone with information is urged to call 9-1-1 or 88-CRIME.