Stolen Vehicle Getaway Caught on Police Dashcam

Police Say Driver Was Sleeping Behind the Wheel of a Stolen Vehicle

It’s a foregone conclusion the stolen vehicle York Regional Police are looking for has front end damageā€¦ after all, the crash was caught on camera.

Police came upon a running vehicle in a Newmarket parking lot around 6:00 Tuesday evening, claiming the driver was asleep behind the wheel.

After speaking with the driver, dashcam video shows the driver try to flee, but not before striking a police cruiser in the process.

It was later discovered the vehicle was reported stolen in a warm-up theft in Vaughan back on Feburary 8th.

The suspect is described as:

  • Male, brown
  • 40 to 55 years
  • Wearing a white t-shirt, black jacket and a red hat

The stolen vehicle is a 2019 grey Honda Ridgeline with licence plate number AC90002.

Anyone with information should contact the York Regional Police Criminal Investigations Bureau at 1-866-876-5423, ext 7141.