Car Stolen in Loveland with Baby Inside
Police apprehended a man Friday afternoon who is accused of stealing a woman’s car at a Loveland gas station with her 11-month old baby inside. The driver accelerated to over 100 mph heading south on Hwy. 287. Longmont Police apprehended 32-year-old Anthony Martinez and the baby is just fine.
Martinez of Longmont was arrested and booked into the Larimer County Jail on Friday on suspicion of four misdemeanor charges and four felony charges. Martinez, who police identified as living a transient lifestyle, is facing second-degree kidnapping, two counts of aggravated motor vehicle theft and vehicular eluding — all felonies — as well as reckless driving, driving under restraint for an alcohol-related offense, child abuse and reckless endangerment — all misdemeanors.