Boy believed to be inside stolen car found safe

Memphis Police tell Action News 5 that a child believed to have been inside a car when it was stolen from a residence at 3357 Sobota Circle in Memphis has been found safe at that residence.  The child was found hiding in a closet.  Police said his mother told him to hide there.

According to authorities, the child's mother told police the child was inside the car so that authorities would respond faster to her call.

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