Man receives Amber Alert while parking next to car in question

Posted at 11:13 AM, Dec 15, 2015
and last updated 2015-12-15 11:25:35-05

PASCO, Washington—A man in Washington was in the right place, at the right time when he received an Amber Alert on his phone.

The man was pulling into a parking lot in Pasco when he received the alert, Q13 reported.

He noticed that the car parked parked next to him was the exact Honda Civic that was in question by police.

When the man found the car, the suspect was gone, but the car was running with the two baby girls inside in their car seats.

According to Q13, the car had been stolen an hour and a half earlier from a nearby apartment complex.