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Children Found Safe After Man Parks Next To Stolen Vehicle Described In Amber Alert

A Pasco, Washington, man found the car police were looking for after he received an Amber Alert.

The unidentified man was pulling into a Wendy’s parking lot on the evening of Dec. 14 when he got the Amber Alert, Q 13 Fox reported. A gray 2002 Honda Civic was reportedly stolen with two little girls inside.

Authorities said the man found the 2002 Honda Civic about an hour and a half after it was stolen. The vehicle was parked right next to him at the Wendy’s parking lot, with the two little girls inside.

The man called police after discovering the abandoned vehicle. The girls, who were ages 1 and 3, were safe and unharmed, King 5 reported.

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(Children being handed back to mother after gray Honda Civic is found. Photo Credit: Pasco PD via King 5)

The suspect is believed to have abandoned the car and is still at large. Police are working to identify the suspect at the time.

Sources: Q Fox 13, King 5 / Photo Credit: Q Fox 13

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