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Wednesday May 6th, 2015 1:26AM

Sandy Springs police find car taken in carjacking

By The Associated Press
SANDY SPRINGS, Ga. (AP) -- Police in Sandy Springs have recovered a Chevrolet Camaro they say was stolen during a carjacking.<br /> <br /> Police said in a news release that detectives continued to seek two suspects they say shot a woman during the carjacking just after midnight Wednesday. The suspects were not identified, but police said they were working on leads provided by the victims and witnesses.<br /> <br /> The 27-year-old woman, who was shot in the abdomen, was recovering after surgery and was expected to recover fully.<br /> <br /> The yellow Camaro with black stripes and black wheels was found not far from where it was taken.
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