Man arrested after car stolen with baby inside

Man arrested after car stolen with baby inside

PALM BEACH COUNTY, Fla.- The man suspected of taking a black Kia Rio with a baby inside at a RaceWay gas station near West Palm Beach early Tuesday morning has been arrested, according to the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office.

23-year-old Marquise Hudson faces charges of kidnapping and grand theft auto.

Investigators say after he stole the car with the precious cargo he later dropped the 5 1/2-month-old baby off unharmed at a Sunoco gas station on State Road 7 and Okeechobee Road.

Deputies later tracked the stolen vehicle to Sansbury Way and Okeechobee Blvd.

PBSO did not reveal many details about Hudson's arrest but in a tweet said it was thanks to his mother that her son was in custody.

Hey Marquise Hudson, thanks to your mom we have you in custody for Grand Theft Auto & Kidnapping after you carjacked a KIA with a baby inside. #BUSTED

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