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Driver eludes police, ditches stolen car and flees

Police chased the driver of a stolen car from Bellingham north into rural Whatcom County on Wednesday evening, but the driver ditched his car and eluded officers, authorities said. It began at 5:50 p.m. when a patrol officer saw an older-model red Chevrolet that had been reported stolen in Skagit County.

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Thurston County Boy, 17, Arrested for Theft of Chehalis Police Chief’s Vehicle

A 17-year-old boy from Thurston County is facing felony charges after allegedly stealing a police car belonging to Chehalis Police Chief Glenn Schaffer and leading police on a lengthy chase

Source: Thurston County Boy, 17, Arrested for Theft of Chehalis Police Chief’s Vehicle

Police: Laptop used to reprogram, steal more than 100 cars

Two men accused of using pirated computer software to steal more than 100 cars may have exploited an electronic vulnerability to advance auto theft into high-tech crime

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