Car Stolen While Warming Up Unattended in Driveway

By Ny Lynn Nichols

Published 04/23 2014 11:38AM

Updated 04/23 2014 11:41AM

AMARILLO -- A person's car is stolen after leaving it running in the driveway.

Police say someone started their car on the 1000 block of S Carolina Tuesday about 8:30 a.m. They left the car alone to warm up. When they returned, the car was gone.

Police spotted the car on River Road. They say the driver sped away.

Police later chased the two people in the stolen car on foot. They caught both.

They say 22-year-old Grant Tyler Curtis was the driver. Police arrested him.

The passenger hasn't been charged in this crime.

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