A CAR has been stolen and then returned in an incident in Charleville on June 3 and 4. The offence is alleged to have occurred between the hours of 8pm on June 3 and 1.30pm on June 4. The offender has entered a backyard and gained access to a car in an open shed. It is alleged the keys were left in the ignition and the offender drove the car to another address. Police went to investigate and discovered the vehicle on the property, as well as an abandoned BMX bike. The car has been returned to its rightful owner. Police are appealing for witnesses to contact them.