PELHAM MANOR - Police say a Mercedes was stolen from a Pelham Manor car wash while the owner was inside paying for the service.

Pamela Bryant says that she brought her ML350 Mercedes to the Pelham Manor Car Wash & Lube on Boston Post Road when it suddenly disappeared.

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Police obtained surveillance video from the Gulf gas station across the street, and they observed a person getting into the vehicle while workers dried the car. The thief then exited the car wash and drove toward the Hutchinson River Parkway.

Pelham Manor police say they are investigating the theft.