UPDATE: Car Stolen from Minocqua Hospital During Patient Pick-up Found

By: WSAW Staff Email
By: WSAW Staff Email

UPDATE: 2/19 at 9:17 pm

The Woodruff Police has found the vehicle on a snowmobile trail in Lac du Flambeau, according to Mike Wrich, the car's owner.

Woodruff Police say the cars was found around 5:15 pm.

Wrich says at this time he does not have the car back. He says police told him his mother's walker was not in the trunk and other items in the car may be missing also.

Wrich said he was told there are four suspects. He says he believes the car was taken for a "joy ride".

ORIGINAL STORY: 2/19 at 2:12 pm

The Woodruff Police Department is investigating a vehicle theft from the Howard Young hospital this morning.

The victim tells NewsChannel 7 her husband was picking up his mother from the hospital around 10:30 Tuesday morning. Due to the cold, the vehicle was left running, but when he returned the car was gone.

The car is described as a 1997 dark red/ maroon Pontiac Bonneville with gold rims. It has Wisconsin plates 930-FDM. It also has Harley Davidson sticker on the back. The car had the victim's 79-year-old mother's walker in the back.

If you have any information, contact the Minocqua Police Department at (715) 356-3234.

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