The thief eventually pulled in to the parking lot of a CVS drug store, where he abandoned the vehicle and took off. Construction workers in the area witnessed the suspect running down a boulevard.
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This case was the second one in less than 10 days that a vehicle with a child inside has been stolen in metro-Atlanta.
Meanwhile, Jarren, who was thankfully unharmed, told a WSBTV reporter, “A man jumped in my car and he went off over there and he take my mommy’s phone and my mommy’s purse,” said the boy as he held on to his daddy for dear life.
Police are still investigating the case.