WADSWORTH, Ohio - Wadsworth police are asking for the public’s help again in trying to return a stolen car to the victim of a carjacking.
On May 12, a man jumped into a woman’s Toyota Corolla while she was pumping gas at a Wadsworth gas station. Surveillance video shows the 41-year-old woman trying to get into the car, but she was thrown to the ground.
Police said they believe the woman left her keys in the car.
The police department posted the suspect’s picture and video on its Facebook page . Police said that helped with the arrest and capture.
Antoine D. Petty was caught in Akron, but not with the victim’s car. Petty was charged with robbery, a second-degree felony, for the Mother’s Day carjacking.
Anyone with information on the missing blue 1998 Toyota Corolla with Ohio license plate DPV 6212, should call Wadsworth police at 330-335-2769.
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