Little girl, 9, helps cop identify thieves with drawing of getaway car

Little girl, 9, helps cop identify thieves with drawing of getaway car

- A nine-year-old girl helped police track down thieves with her creativity

- The little girl drew a picture of the thieves' getaway vehicle

- The post was shared on social media and the internet applauded the little girl

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On Sunday, the Springville Police Department (SVPD) took to social media to share how a young witness helped them track down thieves.

The department posted two photos on its Facebook page - one showing the thugs' red bakkie and the other is the little girl's drawing.

Briefly.co.za gathered a SVPD officer, Cpl. Curtis, was investigating a package theft when he decided to ask the nine-year-old witness' description of the thieves' vehicle.

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Little girl, 9, helps police catch thieves with drawing of getaway car

Little girl, 9, helps police catch thieves with drawing of getaway car. Photo credit: Springville Police Department/Facebook.
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The little girl drew a picture of the thieves' red bakkie and it helped the cops identify them.

"The truck in the picture is occupied by a man and woman and were seen following a mail truck around," the post read.

The post sparked quite the reaction and social media users applauded the young girl.

MJ Jones commented: "That little girl has a very bright future. She even drew the rails attached to the bed of the truck. Awesome!"
Cindy Garrett said: "Awesome memory. Great picture."
Bridget Sanchez added: "That witness is awesome! Love a person who is willing to help and that is a great drawing—way to go witness!!!"

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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