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Police recover car stolen from Longview driveway

LONGVIEW, TX (KLTV) - Longview police say they found a car that was stolen on Monday out of a driveway in Longview.

Police spokeswoman Kristie Brian The car was stolen after it was left running in a driveway to warm up in the frigid weather. The car, a 2012 Volkswagen Passat, was found sitting on the side of Ash Street in Longview, two streets away from where it was stolen.

Brian credits an anonymous tipster with the recovery of the vehicle.

Longview police arrested a man yesterday afternoon who had the car owner's ID with him, although they are not connecting him to the theft of the car at this time.

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