Jeep reported stolen in Rockland recovered near where it was parked

Posted Oct. 03, 2012, at 10:57 a.m.
Last modified Oct. 03, 2012, at 1:04 p.m.

ROCKLAND, Maine — A motor vehicle reported stolen Tuesday was found Wednesday near where it had last been parked.

Rockland police had sought the public’s help recovering the motor vehicle that had been stolen from a city residence.

The 1997 green Jeep Cherokee was reported stolen shortly after noon Tuesday from a parking lot in the rear of 100 Union St. The vehicle was last seen between 5:30 p.m. and 6 p.m. Monday, according to Rockland police.

The Jeep was found at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday in the parking lot of the Rockland Public Library. This is about one block away from the Union Street residence.

There was no damage to the vehicle.