Duluth Police Recover Stolen Cab Only Minutes After Theft

Created: 01/19/2014 9:28 PM

Duluth Police say a 46-year-old man stole a cab that was left running and unoccupied near 13th Avenue East on Sunday morning.

The police department posted on its Facebook page about the incident. They said only a acouple of minutes later, an officer spotted the cab a few blocks away. The suspect was arrested without incident, according to the police.

Police said there were about 160 auto thefts in Duluth in 2013. That's the fewest since 1958.

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