Stolen car located in shrubbery

July 3, 2023 12:35 pm in by

A Ford F250 ute stolen last week was located on Saturday, 1 July.

Police were notified of its location by a member of the public and found it abandoned in the scrub on Arrendale Close in Port Lincoln around 11am.

Police and Crime Scene investigators returned the car to its owner.

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This follows an investigation that began early last week after a Ford sedan was torched and the ute was stolen; resulting in a chase that ended with damage to a police vehicle.

Police are also investigating whether these incidents are linked to break-ins at two businesses in Cummins.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Crimestoppers.