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Friday, 24 September 2021 18:51

Several Stolen Dodge Muscle Cars Recovered in Georgia

Written by Steven Symes, Motorious

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It’s no secret Dodge muscle cars are huge theft targets. Too often, the Mopars are either never recovered or found on the side of the road, stripped of just about every part.

That’s why hearing about the recovery of two Chargers and a Challenger in Houston County, GA, is exciting, especially the way the vehicles were found.

 

As told by the Warner Robins (GA) Police Department, at 9:30 a.m. Sept. 20, the Memphis (TN) Police Department contacted them about a stolen Dodge Charger. Apparently, the GPS locator on the car was pinging in the area of Oakridge Drive in Warner Robins.

 

It’s not clear why the locator wasn’t providing a location before, but we do know some thieves use GPS signal blockers to prevent that from happening, so maybe they were using one but then stopped or it failed. Also, it’s not clear if the GPS locator was the factory unit or an aftermarket device.

 

Officers went to the location of the GPS signal and saw what looked like a Dodge Charger underneath a tarp. That’s when they knocked on the door and talked to the occupant in the house, who gave them permission to look under the tarp. Sure enough, it was the Mopar stolen in Memphis.

 

With probable cause, officers then searched the backyard, finding another Dodge Charger which was also stolen in Memphis. They also found...


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