7-month-old found in stolen vehicle recovered in SW Houston

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Friday, July 30, 2021
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Police said the child's mom left the car running with the 7-month-old inside, and that's when the suspect took off with it.

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- Authorities are investigating after a 7-month-old was found inside a stolen car recovered in southwest Houston.

The vehicle was found in the 9800 Meadowglen on Thursday. Police said the car was taken when the child's mom left the car running. But the suspect did not get far and abandoned the car and child down the block from where it was taken.

It's unclear if any arrests have been made in the case or the condition of the child.

This is an ongoing investigation. This story will be updated as more information becomes available.