Calif. police find car thief, thanks to GPS

The auto dealership activated the GPS system so cops could make arrest


By Jesse Dungan
San Jose Mercury News

REDWOOD CITY, Calif. — Auto thieves, beware. The next car you boost could end up helping police catch you.

That's what happened to the man suspected of stealing a 2010 Lexus from the 400 block of Luff Lane in Redwood Shores on June 10, Redwood City police Sgt. Sean Hart said Wednesday.

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