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Columbus Police searching for motor vehicle theft suspects

Columbus Police believe the man wearing a white shirt stole a car from a McDonald's parking lot on Sept. 7. (Source: Columbus Police) Columbus Police believe the man wearing a white shirt stole a car from a McDonald's parking lot on Sept. 7. (Source: Columbus Police)
The two men pictured here are wanted for stealing a flat bed trailer on Aug. 28. (Source: Columbus Police) The two men pictured here are wanted for stealing a flat bed trailer on Aug. 28. (Source: Columbus Police)
(Source: Columbus Police) (Source: Columbus Police)
COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) -

Columbus Police are requesting the public's assistance identifying three suspects responsible for two unrelated motor vehicle thefts.

The most recent incident happened on Sept. 7 on Manchester Expressway in a McDonald's parking lot. Police say an unidentified male took a car key that the victim left on a counter inside McDonald's. He then went to the parking lot and stole the victim's vehicle.

The second car theft incident involves two males who stole a flat bed trailer containing a Honda four-wheeler on Aug. 28. This crime happened at an apartment complex located at 8500 Franciscan Woods Drive.

Anyone with any information about these crimes should call Columbus Police's auto theft unit at 706-225-4298.

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