At approximately 1342 hours on 03/04/17 Sgt. Jim Bush was dispatched to 211 Hempstead 207 in reference to a stolen vehicle.
Upon my arrival he made contact with Betty Brantley. Betty stated that her niece took her 2004 green Ford Explorer from her residence on 03/03/17 between 0000 hours and 0500 hours. She stated that night Victim stated that sometime that night after she went to bed at midnight her niece went into her purse and stole the keys to the Explorer and left. She stated that her niece left a note saying that she went to take someone to Blevins and would be back.
Victim stated that they noticed the vehicle was gone at 0500 on 03/03/17 but she wanted to give her niece a chance to return the vehicle before reporting it but she has been unable to get her to return the vehicle.
Betty also stated that her niece is not allowed to drive the vehicle and does not have any reason to think that she had permission.
Deputies entered the vehicle as stolen.