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Metro police trying to identify auto theft suspect

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SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) -

Savannah-Chatham Metro Police detectives are trying to identify a man who is suspected of stealing a vehicle from a gas station on April 6th.

The victim left his black 2003 Dodge Ram running at a gas station on the 4200 block of Montgomery Street when a gray Chrysler Town and County van pulled up next to it. A suspect exited the van and got into the victim’s Dodge and fled.

Metro discovered after investigation that the van was also stolen on Feb. 1st.

Metro responded just after 10:30 p.m. to the 400 block of McKenzie Place on April 7th. Officers discovered items belonging to the victim of the Montgomery St. theft inside of the van.

The Dodge Ram was later located at an apartment complex on the 5100 block of Garrard Avenue.

The suspect is described as a black male, possibly in his mid-teens to early 20s with medium length hair. He wore a black Dickies short sleeve button-down shirt and dark jeans with a gold watch on his wrist.

Anyone with any additional information or knows the identity of this suspect is asked to contact CrimeStoppers at 912.234.2020 or text CRIMES (274637) using the keyword CSTOP2020. Tipsters remain anonymous and may qualify for a cash reward.

A confidential tip line also is open directly to investigators at 912.525.3124. 

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