Nearly a dozen stolen vehicles recovered in Pierce County

The Puget Sound Auto Theft Task Force recovered eleven stolen vehicles on Wednesday.

Officials shared photos of two of the vehicles, a truck and an SUV.

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  (Puget Sound Auto Theft Task Force)

Authorities said detectives drove around searching for stolen vehicles and found nearly a dozen in the Tacoma and Parkland areas of Pierce County.

Pierce County has seen a spike in auto thefts recently. Back in January, Lakewood Police reported a 42% spike in car thefts.

Pierce County reported about a 43% increase, and Tacoma reported a 63% percent increase.

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