Thief swipes car with baby inside, then swipes baby's earings
The thief dumped the car about two miles away. A man passing by heard a ringing cellphone inside the vehicle and saw the abandoned baby.
Police say a Pennsylvania thief stole an SUV with a¬†baby¬†inside as the mother unloaded groceries, then swiped the little girl's gold¬†earrings¬†before ditching the vehicle.
The 1-year-old was unhurt and quickly reunited with her mother after the car was stolen Wednesday afternoon in Allentown.
Investigators say the girl's mother left the¬†baby¬†in her car seat in the air-conditioned vehicle while she unloaded groceries at home. Temperatures on Wednesday were in the 90s.
The thief dumped the car about two miles away. A man passing by heard a ringing cellphone inside the vehicle and saw the abandoned¬†baby.
The Morning Call of Allentown¬†reports that a diaper bag containing the mother's purse was also stolen.
The theft remains under investigation.