Police are getting a warrant for the arrest of a suspect wanted in connection with a car theft in Fergus Christmas Day.
A car was stolen December 25th around 7 pm from a gas station on St. David Street North with a young child inside.
The child's mother was inside the store when the suspect got in the car and drove away, while witnesses tried to intervene.
The suspect ditched the vehicle on Highway 6, with the child safe inside.
Police have identified the suspect, and they've applied to get a warrant to arrest him.
His name will be released once they get a warrant.