Local sheriff’s deputies are looking into a stolen SUV that was abandoned and doused with gasoline in Stevenson Ranch Monday morning.
A GMC Yukon SUV, believed, stolen was found near the intersection of Pico Canyon Road and Whispering Oaks Drive in Dewitt Canyon shortly after 9 a.m. Monday.
“It was a stolen SUV, a Yukon, and was doused with gasoline,” Lt. Rob Hahnlein of the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station.
A check with the Los Angeles County Fire Department revealed no calls were received about an SUV on fire.
Deputies responding to the found vehicle had it towed from the scene.
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