Tuesday, August 30, 2011

Arthur Lee Thompson fights a cop, steals his cruiser and crashes it in a high speed chase - and it’s all caught on camera - 29th Aug 2011

A South Carolina police officer got more than he bargained for when a robbery suspect attacked him before stealing his police car and crashing it in a high-speed chase.

And it was all caught on camera.

On May 13, Arthur Lee Thompson was wanted for trying to steal a computer from a Walmart store and punching a loss prevention officer who approached him about it.

Police were called and notified that the suspect was driving a green Jeep - and when it was spotted by an officer, the ordeal appeared to be over.

But Mr Thompson, 38, had no intention of going quietly. Read More