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Technology leads to missing cars

William Ferchland, Tahoe Daily Tribune

A 34-year-old woman who worked at Hertz Car Rental was arrested on suspicion of possession of stolen property after two rental cars were found at her residence in the 3000 block of Anne Street, South Lake Tahoe police officers said.

A car rental manager noticed the cars were missing and used a global positioning system aboard a $50,000 2003 Lincoln Navigator to find out where it was located. Officers said they found the Navigator and a 2002 Hyundai at the woman’s house.

The woman said she started using the vehicles on Aug. 17 because her own car didn’t run, an officer said.



In other news:

— A 20-year-old male had a police report filed on him, at his parents request, after he took his 14-year-old sister to a party Friday night and gave her two shots of Black Velvet liquor, officers said.



— A San Jose couple reported that someone entered their vacation home on the 900 block of Wildwood Avenue, police said.

The shower and toilet appeared used and a dog’s paw prints were on the floor, an officer said.

— A couple, married for two days, was arrested Saturday on suspicion of corporal injury on a spouse after battering each other, South Tahoe police officers said.

The 29-year-old female had a swollen nose, bruises and scratches while the 25-year-old male had his shirt torn and a 1-inch scratch below his right eye, an officer said.


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