Car stolen with sleeping 7-year-old inside; deputies locate an hour later

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BURIEN, Wash -- King County deputies continue to search for a car thief who stole a woman's Toyota Camry while her sleeping daughter was still inside.

She called 911 from the 7-Eleven at South 118th Street and Des Moines Memorial Drive South just before 4 a.m. Saturday.

Witnesses told deputies a white man had been seen in the area shortly before the theft.

Law enforcement found the car near the intersection of South 136th Street and 12th Avenue South an hour later.

The 7-year-old girl was still inside, and fast asleep.

Investigators are now looking for clues that will point them toward the person responsible.

 

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