Boy found safe after car he was sitting in was stolen

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CICERO, Ill. -- A 1-year-old boy was safely reunited with his mother after the car he was sitting in was stolen.

The boy was left inside a running Jeep Grand Cherokee in Cicero around 5 p.m. afternoon while his mother ran inside a store to pick up a pizza in the  6000  block of W. Cermak Road.

Officers found the Jeep abandoned five blocks away with the boy still inside and unharmed.

Police are still looking for the man who took the Jeep.  He is described as a Hispanic man, 5’7, 140 pounds wearing a red shirt.

Anyone with information on the suspect should call Cicero Police at 708-652-2130.

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