Owner helps police find his stolen truck

05.11.2018 14:17
By: News Department

"Find my phone" function locates vehicle


Brandon, MB (CKLQ) - Brandon Police recovered a stolen truck with help from its owner.  More accurately, with help from the owner's phone.

A 2016 Chevrolet Colorado was stolen overnight Sunday from a residence on the 2800 block McDonald Avenue.

The owner, who had left his cell phone in the vehicle, assisted in the quick recovery of the vehicle by using the "find my phone" function of his cell.

BPS found the truck in the area of 6th Street North just two hours after it was reported missing.