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Has your car been stolen and trashed in Anchorage? We want to hear from you.

  • Author: Anchorage Daily News
  • Updated: June 12, 2018
  • Published June 11, 2018

Anchorage firefighter Brett Keene tends to a vehicle fire Wednesday morning, April 18, 2018, in the parking lot of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints off Baxter Road in East Anchorage. The stolen vehicle is “similar to the getaway vehicle” used in two Anchorage gas station robberies on Tuesday, police said. (Bill Roth / ADN)

Has your car been stolen in Anchorage? What condition was it in when you got it back? Reporter Michelle Theriault Boots is working on a story about the messes left behind by car thieves — and the experiences of owners stuck cleaning up their recovered vehicles.

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