Car stolen while warming up in Freeport driveway, police seek suspect

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FREEPORT, Ill. (WIFR) -- Freeport police are looking for a thief who reportedly stole a person's car while he warmed it up in a driveway.

The car was stolen around 3:30 p.m. Monday in the 500 block of W. Avon Street.

Police say the victim left the car unattended in the driveway for nearly five minutes when a male suspect in a brown coat took off in the car.

The car was described as a 2009 Dodge Journey with Illinois registration BT60707.

If you have any information, contact Freeport police at 815-232-8222 or Crime Stoppers at 1-866-TIPS-NOW.