A car was found dumped by the side of the road in Stapleford less than a day after it was taken from a Codnor driveway.
A Fiat 500 was taken after a burglary at a home on Codnor Gate, sometime overnight between the evening of Friday, September 13 and the following morning.
The occupants of the home were away and the crime was reported by a neighbour.
Burglars had gotten into the home by smashing the glass of a back door, before taking the car keys from inside.
At 6pm On Saturday, September 14, the car was recovered by police in Stapleford with minor damages.