APPLETON, WI (WTAQ) - Appleton police have arrested a 20-year-old man for allegedly stealing two vehicles.
After getting a report of a stolen car early Monday morning, police were able to track down the suspect Gage Dawiedczyk.
An officer located the missing car being driven by Dawiedczyk within five minutes of the call.
Cops followed the vehicle as it returned to the neighborhood where it had been stolen. The vehicle pulled into a driveway near the victim’s home. That’s where officers took Dawiedczyk into custody.
During the process of the investigation a stolen truck was also found.
Dawiedczyk is currently being held in the Outagamie County Jail.
Police are recommending multiple charges against him including: burglary, damage to property and operating a motor vehicle without the owner’s consent. He has already been issued several traffic citations.