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Police: Thieves take SUV pulling U-Haul with a casket inside

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ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - Police say thieves have stolen an SUV and an attached U-Haul trailer - with a casket inside - outside an Albuquerque motel.

Albuquerque police say the coffin heist occurred early Monday at a Residence Inn.

Authorities say the casket contained the body of the victim's father-in-law.

Police are searching for a black 2005 Chevy Trailblazer SUV with Oklahoma license plates.

No arrests have been made.

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