Thieves Steal Car Left Warming Up Outside


Franklin County Sheriff's Deputies were searching for two suspects Monday morning accused of trying to steal a car off of Refugee Road in southeast Columbus.

Police say the owner of the car left it warming up outside and three people jumped in it and took off toward the east side.

A deputy spotted the stolen car on Livingston Avenue and a chase began.

The car ended up behind an apartment complex on Cushing Drive and Livingston Avenue in east Columbus.

Police say three suspects jumped out of the car and ran. Police were able to use a taser on the driver and arrest him.

Police were still searching for the other two suspects.

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