CHICAGO (CBS) — A sport-utility car was stolen within the with a toddler inside Wednesday night time, and the little lady was deserted in an alley close to Union Station.
As CBS 2’s Jermont Terry reported, the lady – believed to be 3 years previous – was reunited along with her mother and father at Lurie Youngsters’s Hospital late Wednesday. You possibly can solely think about how scary the journey with a stranger or strangers will need to have been for the kid, who was contained in the automobile when it was stolen at Roosevelt Highway and Clinton Avenue.
CBS 2 was there when Chicago Cops carried the kid away as she cried for her mom. The kid was wrapped in a white blanket.
The investigation reveals somebody discovered the kid wandering in an alley close to Jackson Boulevard and Clinton Avenue. It’s believed whoever stole the automobile dropped her off – leaving her alone at the hours of darkness alley.
The stranger who discovered the kid introduced her to a foyer of an house complicated – the place police and hearth crews took her to the hospital.
Police later discovered the SUV deserted at forty fourth Avenue and Shields Avenue in Fuller Park.
It preliminarily seems the SUV was stolen when it was left working with the kid inside and the thief jumped in – solely shortly to note the lady was within the car.
It was not clear late Wednesday how lengthy the lady was alone within the automobile with the thief.
It appeared that the lady was bodily OK late Wednesday, however docs had been checking her out to verify nothing else nefarious occurred whereas she was within the car alone with a stranger.