Man calls police to report truck that he nicked has been stolen again 1 month ago

Man calls police to report truck that he nicked has been stolen again

Well done, you played yourself

A man in Ohio who had his truck stolen has been arrested after police learned he himself had stolen the truck less than a week earlier.

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Brett Rudd, 36, had his truck stolen from a gas station by a passenger in the vehicle

When police caught up with the vehicle, the suspect, identified as David Harrison, ran from the vehicle. He was eventually arrested in a nearby residential area, WHIO-TV reports.

But police later realised Rudd himself had nicked the truck just five days earlier on May 4.

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According to an incident report from the Delaware County Sheriff’s Office, the vehicle was taken from a landscaping company in Powell.

Both Rudd and Harrison have been charged with receiving stolen property.

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