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Iowa City man accused of stealing car and title

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IOWA CITY (KWWL) -

An Iowa City man faces charges after police say he stole a woman's car and title.

Iowa City police took a report of a stolen vehicle on Tuesday.  The victim told officers that 26-year old Altan Thomas Jackson took her keys and title and left with the vehicle after an argument.

According to the Johnson County Sheriff's Office, Jackson showed up at the Johnson County Administration building on Wednesday with the vehicle and title to transfer it into his name.

Deputies say Jackson admitted to writing the registered owner's name and signature on the back of the title.

Jackson is charged with second degree theft and forgery.

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