Marion police looking for suspect in theft of vehicle left running

Marion police are looking for this man in connection with the theft of a car from a Marion business. (photo via Marion police)
Marion police are looking for this man in connection with the theft of a car from a Marion business. (photo via Marion police)

MARION — Marion police are seeking the public’s help in identifying the suspect in a vehicle theft case.

According to a Marion police news release, at 6:15 a.m. Dec. 30, officers took a report of a vehicle stolen from Casey’s, 680 Lindale Drive. Police said a gray 2012 Ford Escape had been left running while the owner went inside. When the owner came out, they learned the Escape had been stolen.

The vehicle was later recovered in Cedar Rapids, police said.

Police obtained surveillance footage of the suspect and have released a photo of the suspect. Anyone with information on the suspect’s identity is asked to call police at 319-377-1511 or Linn County CrimeStoppers at 1-800-CS-CRIME.

CONTINUE READING

MORE Linn County Metro ARTICLES TO READ NEXT ...

CEDAR RAPIDS - A man arrested last week on warrants related to a two-month crime spree faces more charges.According to Linn County Attorney's Office criminal complaints, 26-year-old Austin D. Jackson, no permanent address, faces t ...

MARION - Two people were injured in a two-vehicle crash Tuesday evening. According to a Linn County Sheriff's Office news release, the sheriff's office, Marion police and fire and Area Ambulance responded to a report of a two-vehi ...

Give us feedback

Have you found an error or omission in our reporting? Tell us here.

Do you have a story idea we should look into? Tell us here.