Queen Latifah's car stolen by gas station thieves

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In Fulton County, Georgia, thieves are stealing people's cars by jumping in the driver's seat and starting the ignition while their owners are filling up with gas, and one of the latest victims of these gas station thieves is none other than Queen Latifah.

According to Fulton County Police, another driver was in Latifah's car alone at the gas station on Dec. 20 when a white BMW pulled up next to the 2015 Mercedes Benz S63 belonging to Latifah. The driver heard the key turn in the ignition, and then the car drove off without him.

Police eventually tracked the car down to an apartment complex, where they reportedly saw three males near the vehicle.

The car was recovered, and police are still searching for the thieves.

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MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA - JULY 31: Queen Latifah performs at KMEL Summer Jam 1993 at Shoreline Amphitheatre on July 31, 1993 in Mountain View California. (Photo by Tim Mosenfelder/Getty Images)
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Actor/Rap Artist Queen Latifah poses for photographers at the world premiere of "Living Out Loud" at the Toronto International Film Festival, September 15. Queen Latifah stars in the movie, along with Danny Devito and Holly Hunter. ANW/RC/JDP
Steve Martin (L) and Queen Latifah, who co-starred in the motion picture comedy "Bringing Down the House," pose with Linus, a French bulldog also featured in the film, March 2, 2003 at the premiere of the film in Los Angeles. REUTERS/Jim Ruymen Pictures of the month March 2003 JR
Actress Queen Latifah poses with the Essence Entertainer of the Year award she received at the 2003 Essence Awards which were taped in Hollywood June 6, 2003. The award show celebrates the power of the word in music, film, theatre, television, radio, humor and activism and will be telecast on the FOX network in the United States June 27. REUTERS/Fred Prouser REUTERS FSP
Actress and singer Queen Latifah arrives at the 46th Annual Grammy Awards show in Los Angeles, February 8, 2004. REUTERS/Fred Prouser FG
Actress Queen Latifah acts as a presenter at the Nickelodeon 17th annual Kids' Choice Awards in Los Angeles April 3, 2004. The show features favorite music, film and television stars as they receive awards voted on by cildren themselves. REUTERS/Fred Prouser PP04040007 REUTERS
Queen Latifah performs during the 47th annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles February 13, 2005. She performed a medley of "Lush Life" and "Baby Get Lost." REUTERS/Gary Hershorn PJ
Actress Queen Latifah laughs during a ceremony to unveil her star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in Hollywood January 4, 2006. REUTERS/Phil McCarten
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