Friday, December 4, 2015

UK Thief traps himself in crashed Porsche after filming himself stealing it

A thief who filmed himself behind the wheel of a stolen Porsche has been jailed after being found trapped inside the totalled car.

Jamie Lee Sharp stole the keys to a Porsche Boxster during a burglary in Gloucester. The 25-year-old then filmed himself ringing up friends to brag about the vehicle.

Jamie Lee Sharp
Sharp and his accomplice, 26-year-old James Honeywell, stole a television and several small items from the house. Sharp later crashed the Porsche into a wall in the city and was unable to escape the vehicle. Honeywell managed to flee the scene.

The pair were jailed on Tuesday with Sharp receiving a four year jail sentence while Honeywell was jailed for 35 months.