Calvin Rodriguez was speeding away in an allegedly stolen Honda Civic when he hit an alligator crossing a Port St Lucie, Florida, road. Police were pursuing Rodriguez for a rash of stolen Hondas and Acuras and say they spotted him shortly before he hit the ‘gator. Police believe Rodrigues stole five cars using a “shaved [...]
A thief in Norway deserves some sort of prize for executing the most ill-conceived car theft, possibly in history. He stole a car with no gas, no money, no license, and donning a reflective safety vest, called the owners for help.
They say people learn from their mistakes, but what exactly a person may or may not learn could surprise you.
It’s not unusual to hear about would-be car thieves being tripped up by a manual transmission, but a young woman in Phoenix, Ariz., was recently arrested after she failed to get a car with an automatic transmission into gear. File this under You Can’t Make This Stuff Up.
Police in Delware say a man didn’t pay for a repair shop’s services, so he stole his own car, led police on a chase, then crashed into a pond.