Car thief suspects caught on camera arrested in same clothes in Springfield

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Car thief suspects caught on camera arrested in same clothes in Springfield

Credit: DaytonDailyNews

Two men caught on camera stealing a car in Richmond were still wearing the same clothes when they were arrested in Springfield, deputies said.

Richmond, Indiana, police on Tuesday notified the Clark County Sheriff’s Office that a stolen black Pontiac G6 could be in the Springfield area. A short time later, a deputy spotted the car near Springfield High School, according to the sheriff’s office.

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The car was stopped at Home Road and Grube Street, and the four people inside were detained.

Images from Richmond police matched two of the occupants, identified as Allyn M. King, 18, and Israel R. Scott, 20, both of Springfield, deputies said.

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King and Scott were arrested and booked into the Clark County Jail on suspicion of felony receiving stolen property. Scott is no longer in the county jail, records show.

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