The Metropolitan Police Department has announced that a vehicle which was stolen earlier this morning with an infant child aboard was quickly recovered. The child was reportedly unharmed during the incident and was subsequently reunited with her family. <?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" /?>
At approximately 7:19 am on Thursday, March 25, 2010, a sport utility vehicle was stolen in the area of North Capitol and P Streets, NW, with an infant child inside. An immediate lookout was broadcast for the vehicle and a short time later, alert officers from the Fifth District observed a vehicle matching that description in the 200 block of N Street, NW, where the child was located inside.
The suspect(s) wanted in connection with this case remain at large at this time. The Metropolitan Police Department is currently attempting to identify possible persons of interest in connection with this case.
Anyone with information about this case is asked to call police at (202) 727-9099 or 1-888-919-CRIME (1-888-919-2746).
Anonymous information may also be forwarded to DC Crime Solvers at 1-866-411-TIPS and to the department’s TEXT TIP LINE by text messaging 50411. If the information provided by a caller to Crime Solvers leads to an arrest and indictment, that caller will be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000.