Driver leaves keys in vehicle; Stolen vehicle found in Newark

2018 Dodge Durango (File Photo)

PARSIPPANY — Parsippany-Troy Hills Police Patrol Officer R. Appel responded to a residence on Alloway Road for a vehicle theft.

After a brief investigation it was determined the victim’s 2018 Dodge Durango was left unlocked with the key fob inside.

The theft is believed to have occurred between 1:30 a.m. and 5:30 a.m. on Wednesday, February 6.

The vehicle was recovered by Newark Police Department on Friday, February 8.

This incident remains under investigation and anyone with information is asked to contact the Parsippany Police Department Investigative Division at (973) 263-4311.