The Saline County Sheriff’s Workplace is investigating a automobile theft after an SUV was discovered on fireplace Wednesday.
The workplace stated the fireplace was reported simply after 11 a.m. Wednesday within the 7800 block of East Stimmel Street.
The 1998 Isuzu Rodeo, owned by a 31-year-old Salina lady, was initially silver in colour and valued at $2,000.
Saline County Rural Fireplace District No. 5 responded to the fireplace.
The Salina lady got here to the sheriff’s workplace about 1:30 p.m. that very same day to report that the automobile was stolen from her. She stated she picked up a hitchhiker on Nation Membership Street and obtained to Nation Membership and Gypsum Valley Street earlier than there was a disturbance within the automobile earlier than she obtained out and he drove off with it.
She described the hitchhiker as a white male, heavier set, between 35 and 45 years previous, with a mangy grey beard, nasty enamel and an earring in his left ear. He was carrying a black puffy hooded jacket with a white “P” on the entrance, blue denims and black sneakers.
The sheriff’s workplace stated it was investigating the theft of the automobile.