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A St. John's resident reported his vehicle was stolen around 11:17 a.m. Tuesday from the Thorburn Road area.
According to police, a short time later about 11:50 a.m., the complainant observed his vehicle being operated in the Stamps Lane area of St John’s and notified police.
He followed the vehicle until it stopped in a nearby parking lot and observed a man and woman leave the vehicle on foot.
Police located a 23-year-old male suspect who was arrested and charged with possession of stolen property, and breach of a court order. He was held in custody for court.
The incident is still under investigation.