Carjacker caught on video...can't drive a stick

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Carjacker caught on video...can't drive a stick

Postby Bill B » Sat Oct 20, 2012 1:30 pm

There is always a story out there about how a car thief had to abandon his target because he could not drive a stick. Here is a link to one with a video. Video does have an annoying ad that you have to watch before seeing the would be thief in action.

Link: http://blogs.sacbee.com/video-break/201 ... stick.html
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Re: Carjacker caught on video...can't drive a stick

Postby theholycow » Sat Oct 20, 2012 7:03 pm

Here it is without 50 seconds of ads:
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Re: Carjacker caught on video...can't drive a stick

Postby IMBoring25 » Sat Oct 20, 2012 11:49 pm

That looks like a mid-'80's Ranger. What kind of neighborhood was this where that was worth carjacking? I would think that would be fairly safe in most parts of the country left running with the door open.

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Re: Carjacker caught on video...can't drive a stick

Postby potownrob » Sun Oct 21, 2012 12:44 am

i still don't get why they hire all these carjackers without checking to make sure they can shift their own gears...and some one who's been around the block, stands tall and carries a gun who never learned to drive stick?? must be embarrassing man :evil: :roll:
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Re: Carjacker caught on video...can't drive a stick

Postby theholycow » Sun Oct 21, 2012 7:36 am

IMBoring25 wrote:That looks like a mid-'80's Ranger. What kind of neighborhood was this where that was worth carjacking? I would think that would be fairly safe in most parts of the country left running with the door open.

Right-hand drive might narrow it down a little...might be a country where that vehicle is less common.

Could also be a carjacker who is very high on something or running from the cops and isn't trying to jack a worthwhile vehicle.
potownrob wrote:i still don't get why they hire all these carjackers without checking to make sure they can shift their own gears...and some one who's been around the block, stands tall and carries a gun who never learned to drive stick?? must be embarrassing man :evil: :roll:

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