Hyundai stolen from couple displaced after apartment fire

CHARLOTTE — A Charlotte couple suffered another loss less than a week after a massive fire destroyed their apartment.

Now they say someone has stolen their Hyundai.

Leonard Gunter and Erica Whitted said the incident occurred while staying at a hotel along South Tryon Street near Nations Ford Road.

The couple is staying at the hotel after they were evacuated from their apartment at the Whitehall Estates because of a fire.

Saturday night, Whitted said the car was stolen after the windows were smashed out.

>>> A police report revealed that this is the fourth Hyundai to be stolen from the hotel in 10 days. How police say they know this is part of a pattern, in the video at the top of this story.

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Evan Donovan

Evan Donovan, wsoctv.com

Evan is an anchor and reporter for Channel 9.