ALERT: Active Search for Car Stolen in Chester

Police in Chester alerted area municipalities to be on the alert for a vehicle that was reported stolen in their township during the overnight hours.

According to preliminary reports, police were called to the 40's block of East Fox Chase Road to investigate reports of a stolen vehicle.

Upon their arrival, officers were informed that a black Mercedes Benz S550 was taken between the hours of 9:30 p.m. and 5:20 a.m.

Police say the vehicle is entirely blacked out and has a reported NJ license plate number "V31-GW0".

If you are out and about, heading to work or school and come across this vehicle, please assist the owners by contacting police.

As of 6:20 a.m. there were no reports that the vehicle was found.