Dog Suspected in Truck's Disappearance

Charles McCowan parked his pickup truck in front of a mini-mart in Southern California. He left his dog in the truck. When he returned, the truck was gone.

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All Charles McCowan knows for sure is that he parked his pickup truck in front of a mini-mart in Southern California, left his dog in the truck, and when he returned, the truck was gone. He called police before the truck turned up in a fast food parking lot across the street. A security video shows the truck rolling backward into the street, and police are guessing the 80-pound dog somehow hit the gearshift and started driving.


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