SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH – October 12, 2015 (Gephardt Daily) A Salt Lake City man was able to track his stolen car via his iPhone that was still in the car when it was stolen Sunday morning.
Salt Lake City Police Officers were then dispatched to the location, a parking lot at 517 South 1100 East, where they located Phillip Abeyta, 40, taking property from the victim’s vehicle and placing it into another stolen vehicle.
Abeyta was taken into custody without incident. As officers searched the stolen vehicles, they found multiple packages of meth and heroin and burglary tools.
Abeyta was booked into the Salt Lake County jail on two counts of possession of a stolen vehicle, possession of meth and heroin with intent to distribute and possession of burglary tools.