True Story: Idiot Steals Same Ferrari 458 Supercar Twice

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There never seems to be a shortage of odd stories in the news, but the man who stole the same Ferrari 458 sports car twice may just win the world’s dumbest contest! Authorities in California will not soon tire of retelling the Ferrari 458 theft tale to anyone who will listen.

Man steals Ferrari 458 Italia, gets away, and then steals it again from the impound lot!  

The man was identified as Earnie Hooks of Los Angeles. Hooks got his hooks into the brand new 2014 Ferrari 458 spider and made no attempts to hide it, driving it around the city. Police in Fontana, a town about 50 miles east of Los Angeles, discovered Hooks and the Ferrari at a DUI checkpoint on August 29th. Upon discovering that the Ferrari was reported stolen, they attempted to make an arrest but Hooks fled on foot, abandoning the car. At around 3 in the morning the following day, Hooks entered the impound lot and stole the Ferrari again! read more

Bold Ferrari Theft Leaves Police Stunned

Ferrari theft

Police in the UK were appealing to the public for assistance in a baffling yet brazen Ferrari theft. Thieves managed to steal a limited edition Ferrari 458 Italia from a Maranello showroom in Egham. The heist was described as “movie-style” and it was captured on CCTV! So far, a 36-year old man has been arrested and details are still emerging.

£230,000 Ferrari theft caught on CCTV left more questions than answers for local authorities.

The cameras captured two men driving up to the dealership, where they proceeded to spend a leisurely 20 minutes slicing through security bars. Once through the bars, the guys loaded the Ferrari onto a trailer and covered it with a sheet before driving off. A week after the well-organized theft, authorities were left reaching out to the public for information. read more