Durham police investigating after man steals car with boy inside

Durham County News
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DURHAM, N.C. (WNCN) — Durham police are investigating after a car was stolen Thursday morning with a 7-year-old boy inside.

According to police, the car theft occurred around 9:30 a.m. in the 1300 block of Newcastle Road when a woman stopped outside an apartment building to pick someone up and left her son in her gray Toyota Camry.

Police said that when the woman made it onto the sidewalk she saw a man get into her car and leave the complex with her child inside.

The boy was let out in the 5000 block of N. Roxboro Street and was unharmed, according to officials.

The Camry was found a few blocks away on Rippling Stream Road.

No charges have been filed and officials are still looking for the man responsible.

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