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Old 01-10-2007, 12:11 PM   #1
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Just a little upset.

I was driving home from work last night and while sitting at a light, Shadow got his tail kissed by another car. I motioned for the guy to pull over and turned on my flashers. When I pulled over, however, he kept on going. I then called the police and gave them his license plate number and told them what happened. They told me to sit tight and they'd send an officer out to get my info. About 10-15 minutes later, the cop showed up and told me they got the guy a couple of miles down the road. When I looked at the back of my car, it was just scuffed up a little. If the guy would have stopped, I more than likely would have said don't worry about it, but since he ran, he now has to deal with me AND the police. IDK what the police did or anything yet, but I plan on finding out.


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Old 01-10-2007, 12:15 PM   #2
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Good for you. You handled that situation well. Most people (myself included) might have gone off the deep end on the guy.
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Old 01-10-2007, 12:27 PM   #3
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yeah i would have followed him till the cops showed
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Old 01-10-2007, 12:29 PM   #4
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Believe me. I wanted to. I started to chase him down myself. I probably would have gotten in trouble myself if I had.
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Old 01-10-2007, 01:46 PM   #5
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glad to hear there wan't much damage and that they caught the guy
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Old 01-10-2007, 02:15 PM   #6
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It gets better. The police called me a few minutes ago. It seems he might have been DUI. He was also driving with a suspended license. The cops said the H&R was just icing on the cake.
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They will charger him with hit and run. Its a pretty good charge. I bet he wished he had stopped now, lol.
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Old 01-10-2007, 02:23 PM   #8
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wow well gl to you man :D I member I got a drunk guy arrested for a weekend when he threw a brick at my car :D That was kinda funny...speed holes suck though. now you get a free repainted bumper?!? not bad!
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Good luck! sucks about the car though. You handled things really well!
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I glad you got what was coming to him. I would have chased his ass down!
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