Fredericksburg police report that a stolen SUV was recovered early Wednesday morning, but a gun that was inside it is still missing.
The incident happened near Central Park when an officer spotted the vehicle speeding without its headlights and gave pursuit. Police spokeswoman Natatia Bledsoe says it was found moments later behind the Bonefish Grill abandoned and the driver's door left open.
When contacted the owners told police was supposed to be in their driveway.
Police remind vehicle owners not to leave valuables, especially a gun in a vehicle, even when on their own property.