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Car Stolen from Palos Heights Driveway

A car parked in a driveway on McIntosh Drive disappeared overnight, police said.

This is a great reason to lock your cars at night and, if you can, park them in a garage.

A car parked in a driveway in the 7700 block of McIntosh Drive was reported stolen, according to a Palos Heights police report.

The victim told police that the car was left at about 8 p.m. on Feb. 25. By the next morning, the car was gone without a trace.

It is believed the car was taken sometime between 8 p.m., Feb. 25, and 10 a.m., Feb. 26.

A description of the vehicle wasn't provided by Palos Heights police.

The incident is being investigated as a motor vehicle theft.

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Cubmaster Jack March 07, 2013 at 01:22 PM
Is this a future robbery? March 25th and 26th has yet to occur or was this a report from last year?
Nick Swedberg (Editor) March 07, 2013 at 02:02 PM
The theft occurred in February. I updated the article. Thanks.
Palos Lifer March 07, 2013 at 02:26 PM
Thanks for reporting this incident. I check the Police Blotter regularly, but it seems like most of the reporting is for DUI's or speeding. I'm more interested in police activity going on in the neighborhood. I walk quite a bit and am surprised at how many vans and trucks I see cruising up and down the streets. I may see the same vehicle 2 or 3 times during the course of a long walk. It makes me wonder what they are up to, especially when the driver is wearing a hoodie or ski cap.
Pat Cannon March 07, 2013 at 04:48 PM
ya, their is no Hickory patch sadly'' i know their was over 30 break in's here last summer, in fact i know some that were robbed.. but Hickory is on the down low on info...so i have to come to palos patch just to get a gimps of whats going on in the area..

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