Jamestown man jailed after car reported stolen

JAMESTOWN — A Jamestown man was waiting to be arraigned after a motor vehicle was reported stolen Thursday evening.

Jamestown police, who were with state police on a targeted enforcement patrol, responded around 3:30 p.m. to Foote Avenue for the theft. An investigation found 54-year-old Danny Lee Keith was allegedly in possession of the stolen vehicle.

Keith was also found to have an active warrant for fourth-degree grand larceny for the same vehicle, Jamestown police said in a press release Thursday night. The city man was taken into custody and transported to Jamestown City.

Keith was also charged with fourth-degree criminal possession of stolen property.

The vehicle was returned to its owner.

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