LAWRENCEBURG, Ind. - LAWRENCEBURG, Ind.
Police are looking for two elusive car thieves who apparently went on an overnight crime spree from Fairfield, Ohio, to Lawrenceburg and Aurora, Ind.
The two are suspected of stealing a red Jeep Wrangler in Fairfield, driving it to Lawrenceburg, and stealing gas from a UDF there just after midnight Tuesday morning.
Police say they dumped the Jeep and stole a gold Saturn from Hanover Avenue in Aurora. The Saturn has Indiana plates 112 AKB.
Police said a witness followed the thieves from Lawrenceburg to Aurora but lost them. Police set up a perimeter and officers contacted the suspects, but they got away.
The suspects are described as white, in their late teens or early 20s, with thin build. One was wearing a black, sleeveless T-shirt and khaki shorts.
Police recovered the Jeep.
If you have information, contact Lawrenceburg police Lt. Don Combs at 812-537-2284.
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