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Police in Texas have identified a man who authorities say stole a vehicle with four children inside earlier this month.
Lake Worth detectives named the suspect as 35-year-old Matthew Minton. Minton is wanted for five felonies, police said.
The incident happened on Aug. 19 after a mother, working as a food delivery driver, left her SUV unlocked to pick up a food order at a business near Rocky Point Trail and Boat Club Road, police previously said.
While the mother was away from the vehicle, a man jumped into the driver’s seat and began driving away, police said.
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Detectives believe he quickly ditched the vehicle in a Dollar General parking lot about half a mile away after realizing there were kids in the car.
The children were unharmed and reunited with their mother, police said.
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Authorities asked anyone who knows Minton’s whereabouts to contact Lake Worth detectives at [email protected], or by calling (817) 237-1224.
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