Police investigating theft of classic pink Chevelle

A 1972 Chevrolet Chevelle stolen from the Lambton Mall parking lot - Oct 9/20 (Photo courtesy of Sarnia Police Service)

Sarnia police are investigating the recent theft of a classic car from the Lambton Mall parking lot.

Police said a pink 1972 Chevrolet Chevelle was parked near the front doors of Galaxy Cinemas at around 6 p.m. October 8.

It’s alleged a man walked across the lot, entered the vehicle through the driver’s side door, and started it up in less than a minute.

It was last seen exiting the lot toward Exmouth Street.

The suspect is described as a skinny male, approximately 5’10”, wearing a black hoodie with jeans. Police said video footage is not available at this time but may be forthcoming.

Anyone with information is asked to call Constable Chris Beauchamp at 519-344-8861 extension 6226 or Sarnia-Lambton Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

Police said if you see this vehicle, report its location to police and do not approach it or attempt to stop it.