Car stolen from Nokomis woman in her driveway

NOKOMIS -- First the man barged into a home on Sunset Avenue and unsuccessfully demanded car keys late Saturday, and then he went to nearby Boca Ciega Street and grabbed a set of car keys from a woman in her driveway.

The intruder took her silver, 2005 Chrysler Town and Country and fled about 10:52 p.m. Saturday, hitting the other vehicles in the victim's driveway, the Sarasota County Sheriff's Office reported in a flash report early this morning.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Sarasota County Sheriff's Office Criminal Investigations Section at 941-861-4900 or Crime Stoppers at 941-366-TIPS.

The suspect was described as a brown-haired man 20 to 30 years old, 5-foot 11, 180 pounds, wearing a black shirt and blue pants. The Florida tag number on the stolen car: L800JC.