Police: 3-year-old found asleep in stolen vehicle

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Published: Nov. 30, 2021 at 11:33 AM EST
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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Portland Police are investigating a stolen vehicle that was recovered with a sleeping child inside it.

Police said the Ford Explorer was quickly located after being reported stolen on Saturday with a 3-year-old asleep in the vehicle.

Police turned out in force because of concern about the child, but the boy was still asleep in a child seat when the vehicle was located.

Police are continuing to investigate the case. Anyone who witnessed the vehicle being stole are encouraged to contact police.

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