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Gaffed

Police in El Paso, Texas, tried to pull over a motorist, but the driver sped off. At one point, police say, he tried to run down a motorcycle officer involved in the pursuit. The driver ditched his car near a carnival and ran in, but pursuing cops tracked him to a game booth. “The officer was able to see the offender’s tennis shoes sticking out from under the teddy bears,” said spokesman Darrel Petry. “His red shirt and a ball cap were found in a box next to him.” David Caro, 20, was arrested on suspicion of aggravated assault against a public servant, and evading arrest. (RC/El Paso Times) ...And the arresting officer was allowed to choose from any prize on the top shelf.
Original Publication Date: 20 June 2010
This story is in True’s book collections, in Volume 16.

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