A car stolen from Toms River was found on fire overnight in Lakewood, police said.
At about 1 a.m. Wednesday,
the Lakewood Township Police Department responded to the 200 block of
Pine Acres Boulevard for a vehicle fire, said Ralph Stocco, police
spokesman. Upon arrival they found a 2007 Pontiac G6 fully engulfed in
flames, which was extinguished by the Lakewood Township Fire Department.
was eventually determined by police that the vehicle had been stolen
from the 200 block of Hamilton Avenue in Toms River on Jan. 24, Stocco said.
owner parked the car in front of his house the night before and noticed
that it was missing when he woke up. Inside of the vehicle at the time
of the theft were two sports memorabilia collectables, Tony Romo plaque
as well as an autographed Michael Irvin Photograph.