Man Tries to Steal $71,000 Corvette from Dealership

A Charlotte man attempted to take a $71,000 Corvette from a dealership. He was to show his ID to take the Corvette on a test drive but decided to jump in the car and drive away instead. The police caught up to him by using the installed OnStar system. 

Photo from: http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/local/crime/7jzdes/picture159509059/alternates/FREE_1140/Stolen%20Corvette

Key Takeaways:

1. A Charlotte man attempted to take a Corvette from a dealership.

2. The man was to show his ID but decided to jump in the car and drive away instead.

3. The driver was caught to due to the installed OnStar system in the vehicle. 

Quote: "The man had to show his identification to the dealer before receiving the keys to the car, Observer news partner WBTV reported, but then he jumped in the car and took off on his own." (Lee, 2017)

Link to article: http://www.charlotteobserver.com/news/local/crime/article159509074.html