Stolen Vehicle Recovered In Linn Grove

Clay County authorities say they’ve recovered a vehicle reported stolen Friday from a rural location on 180th Avenue.

The Clay County Sheriff’s Office says it received the report around 7:30 a.m. Later Friday, the vehicle was found behind a residence in the 400 block of Church Street in Linn Grove with minor damage. Deputies were able to lift fingerprints off the vehicle. They have been sent for analysis to the DCI Crime lab.

Authorities say a recent spike in vehicle thefts in the area should serve as a reminder to lock your vehicle and take your keys whenever it’s left unattended.

(Story from Y-100, Spencer)