Released inmate steals & crashes car at Arlington Police HQ

The Arlington Police Department is reminding residents not to leave their vehicles unlocked or running after an incident yesterday at their headquarters building.

Arlington police say a woman left her vehicle running, unlocked, and unattended at the building. An inmate who had just been released from jail jumped into the vehicle and drove off.

The suspect crashed the vehicle, totaling it. The suspect was transported to the hospital with injuries.