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800 S. 900 W.
A woman left her car idling with two children in the vehicle while she went into a store to make a purchase. Suspect Jeremy Ohm (10/29/88) jumped into the vehicle and took off. On the way out of the parking lot, Ohm hit another vehicle. The victim quickly called 911 and officers located the suspect. The children were not injured. Ohm was booked into jail for the stolen vehicle, hit and run, theft and child kidnapping.
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