NUTLEY, NJ - Officers of the Nutley Police Department responded to the area of Grant Ave. on Feb. 4 following a report of a stolen motor vehicle.
According to police, the victim stated that they started their vehicle to warm it up. The victim took their key with them. Upon returning to the vehicle it was gone.
The vehicle was entered as "stolen" in the system. The information was shared with surrounding jurisdictions. The New Jersey State Police Auto Task Force assisted in the effort and found the vehicle in Watchung, NJ. Two individuals at the scene were placed under arrest.
Police have not determined if these two parties were invovled in the theft of the vehicle.
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