Dog Suspected in Truck's Disappearance

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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.


Good morning, I'm Steve Inskeep.

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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