Video: Suspect goes to great lengths to get towed car back

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Posted on November 7, 2013 at 6:05 PM

Updated Thursday, Nov 7 at 6:26 PM

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NEW ORLEANS - A man who apparently badly wanted his towed car back is now being sought after police said he broke into a tow yard, damaged another vehicle and then took off in the towed car Saturday.

Police said the incident occurred at Zahn's Towing located at 334 Alexander St.

According to police, a red 4-door Nissan Sentra was towed in the early morning hours and then later that morning, a man arrived at the tow yard. Video shows the man jumping the fence. Then a second video shows the man using another car from the lot to smash the gate open.

Once the gate was knocked down, the subject got into the Nissan Sentra and fled.

 

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