Police search for teen wanted in car thefts

Ja'ali Vitari Thanars, 16
Ja'ali Vitari Thanars, 16

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Police are searching for a 16-year-old wanted for stealing cars, the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office announced Tuesday.

Ja'ali Vitari Thanars has outstanding felony warrants for two counts of auto theft, two counts of auto burglary and grand theft, police said.

Thanars is described as 5 feet, 5 inches tall and weighing 130 pounds.

Anyone with any information on Thanars' location is asked to contact the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office at 904-630-0500 or email JSOCrimeTips@jaxsheriff.org. To remain anonymous and receive a possible reward up to $3,000, contact Crime Stoppers at 1-866-845-TIPS.