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Spokane chef gets stolen car, knife back

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SPOKANE, Wash. -

It's been a tough week for Keegan Jones. Last Friday his Mazda Protege was stolen. Leaving him depending on friends to help get to work. Not only was his car stolen, but something else he relies on for his livelihood.

A week later, Jones got an unexpected phone call from police.  The Patrol Anti-Crime Theft Team had not only found his car, but they arrested the two people who took it as they tried hiding in a Fred Meyer store on the lower South Hill.

As a chef, his car wasn't the only thing Jones was worried about. Unknown to the thieves, inside the car was his $200 chef's knife he uses on the job every day. Luckily they had no idea what it was or that it was even inside.

Jones said the officers did an amazing job finding the knife he relies on to make a living, and the car he worked so hard for. Jones said he never though he'd see it again in one piece.

The two people accused of stealing the car are in the Spokane County Jail facing multiple charges. Jones says he plans on pressing charges.

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