A hearse stolen from the garage of a Stratford funeral home on Tuesday afternoon has been found and owner's daughter arrested.

Zale Funeral Home in Stratfford
Zale Funeral Home in Stratfford (Twitter)

Police tell KYW TV that Carly Zale, 18,  walked into an open garage at Zales Funeral Home on the White Horse Pike around  noon on Tuesday,  took the keys to a 2000 Cadillac hearse and drove out.She also drove the hearse into a garage wall before making her get away.

Zale, the daughter of the owner of the funeral home, took the hearse for a joyride according to WCAU TV. The hearse was found on Route 130 in Pennsauken.

Zale is charged with vehicle theft, reckless driving and leaving the scene of an accident.

The hearse was empty when Carly took it.

Anyone having  information regarding innocent please call the Strafford Police at 856-783-8616.


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