FREE e-Newsletter
Important News - Hot Topics
Get them Now!

The Law Officer's Pocket Manual - Bloomberg BNA
This handy 4" x 6" spiral-bound manual offers examples showing how rules are...

Top News

Man Tells Police God Told Him to Steal Car

October 28, 2009  | 

The Lexington (Ky.) Police Department said a man who attempted to steal a Dodge Charger from a dealership told officers he was commanded by God to commit the crime, WLEX-TV reports.

The man smashed a window and was collared by a security guard before he could enter the showroom. When police arrived, the suspect initially told them his name was "Seven."

Read the full story.


Comments (1)

Displaying 1 - 1 of 1

oldhag @ 10/29/2009 5:44 AM

He's not at all stupid. He can plead insanity and get sent to a nice cushiony mental hospital where he'll get three hots and a cot. He'll have to do the "I'm hearing voices" thing too. Much better than being sent to prison.

Join the Discussion





POLICE Magazine does not tolerate comments that include profanity, personal attacks or antisocial behavior (such as "spamming" or "trolling"). This and other inappropriate content or material will be removed. We reserve the right to block any user who violates this, including removing all content posted by that user.

Other Recent News

Fort Worth Chief to Become Baltimore Commissioner, Sources Say
Baltimore Mayor Catherine E. Pugh said she was still vetting candidates for the city’s...
Maryland Officer Expected to be OK after his Patrol Vehicle Accident
An officer with the Anne Arundel (MD) Police Department is expected to be okay—suffering...
Hawaii Officer's Wife, 9-Month-Old Daughter Perish in Tragic Fire
Neighbors heard a "loud boom" and saw a large plume of smoke at the time of the fire,...
Massachusetts Officer Attacked Responding to Domestic Dispute
The officer—who is as yet unidentified—reportedly engaged in a foot pursuit of the...

Police Magazine