Sunday Times Newspapers
MELVINDALE — A black 2014 Jeep Patriot was reported stolen Aug. 2 from the Motor City Inn, 17355 Raupp Road, by the wife of the deceased owner of the vehicle.
The decedent’s wife said her husband, who had a substance abuse disorder, walked to their residence from the motel on Aug. 2 and told her the vehicle had been stolen. Later that same day, he died.
His wife said she and her sons have been looking for the vehicle without success. It was entered into the Law Enforcement Information Network as stolen. They were advised to notify police officials if it was found, so its status can be updated.