Couple’s honeymoon ruined after heartless crime

An Adelaide couple says their overseas honeymoon has been ruined after their car was stolen from their home and involved in a police chase.

The near-new Mazda was taken on Monday while the newlywed owners, Dylan and Tayler Thomas, were holidaying in the US.

The near-new Mazda was taken on Monday. Source: 7 News
The car’s owners were on a honeymoon in the US when they heard the bad news. Source: 7 News

The car was spotted on Tuesday night by police at a Port Augusta petrol station, being filled up by a teenager.

After a lengthy chase the car was abandoned and the suspect arrested.

The devastated owners said they feared the culprit would return to their home.