Saturday, September 24, 2016
Contact us    |    Advertise    |   Help   RSS icon Twitter icon Facebook icon
    Home  ·  News  ·  Forum  ·  Stories  ·  Image Gallery  ·  Columns  ·  Encyclopedia  ·  Videos
Find: in

10-year-old steals car, claims to be a dwarf


Posted on Saturday, 15 February, 2014 | Comment icon 19 comments

The boy had been attempting to reach his grandparents' house. Image Credit: sxc.hu
A 10-year-old from Norway hit the headlines after he stole his family's car and drove more than 10km.
According to reports, the boy had gotten up in the early hours of the morning, bundled his little sister in to the back seat of his parents' car and then set out through thick snow for his grandparents' house more than 60km away.

He had managed to drive more than 10km before the poor weather conditions proved too much and the car skidded off the tarmac. When a snowplow driver came across the vehicle and checked to see if anyone had been hurt, the boy came out with an unquestionably bizarre excuse for his predicament.

"The boy told the snowplow driver that he was a dwarf and that he had forgotten his driver's licence at home," said police spokesman Baard Christiansen. "We have talked to (the parents), and I'm pretty sure they're going to pay very close attention both to their children and to their car keys in the future."

Source: Toronto Sun | Comments (19)

Tags: Norway, Car, Dwarf


 
Recent comments on this story
Comment icon #10 Posted by Mentalcase on 13 February, 2014, 13:48
I like this kid ... but ya, keep an eye on him. oop! where'd he go now!? He's like Carl from The Walking Dead. They can never find him and he's always going off on a mission that's dangerous and life-threatening!
Comment icon #11 Posted by toast on 13 February, 2014, 13:53
What a cracking excuse!! Boy, 10, steals parents' car to visit grandparents 68 miles away... then tells police he is a dwarf who has forgotten his licence * Boy, 10, put his 18-month old sister in car and drove to visit grandparents * Made it 10kms before veering off the snowy Norwegian road * Told police he was a dwarf who forgot his driver's licence * The children were uninjured and the car was undamaged Oh sh**! That should never happen again but the little boy is at least smart and likable as he wanted to visit grandma+grandpa with his little sister to eat some cookies there. PS: I want to... [More]
Comment icon #12 Posted by Waspie_Dwarf on 13 February, 2014, 14:04
Ironically if I was caught stealing a car my defence would be that I was a ten year old.
Comment icon #13 Posted by lightly on 14 February, 2014, 1:36
well, it was a good try. That kid's going places. lol
Comment icon #14 Posted by seeder on 14 February, 2014, 1:54
well, it was a good try. That kid's going places. lol
Comment icon #15 Posted by scorpiosonic on 14 February, 2014, 7:02
Definatly the best excuse i've heard in a while. Kid does indeed need some guidance though. And some driving lessons!
Comment icon #16 Posted by lightly on 14 February, 2014, 11:01
he could have went with the " I'm taking my wife to the hopspital .. i put her in the baby seat because she's going to have a baby " .. story
Comment icon #17 Posted by coolguy on 16 February, 2014, 4:32
That's funny.kid said he was a dwarf lol
Comment icon #18 Posted by Ashyne on 16 February, 2014, 14:56
His wife is also a dwarf that looks like an 18 month old baby.
Comment icon #19 Posted by Duchess Gummybuns on 22 February, 2014, 19:15
No gif, no picture, not even a video could describe what my face did when I read the topic.


Please Login or Register to post a comment.


  On the forums
Forum posts:
Forum topics:
Members:

5771643
261641
162569

 
Pluto may have an ocean over 100km deep
9-24-2016
Scientists believe that the dwarf planet's interior may be filled with large quantities of liquid water.
Scientists solve mystery of the singing fish
9-24-2016
Back in the 1980's, California houseboat residents had reported hearing a strange humming noise at night.
Stephen Hawking warns against contacting ET
9-24-2016
The world-famous physicist believes that contacting intelligent extraterrestrials is probably a bad idea.
This year's Ig Nobel Prize winners announced
9-23-2016
It's time once again to recognize some of the most unique and peculiar research projects ever undertaken.
Featured Videos
Gallery icon 
Meet the human torch
Posted 9-24-2016 | 0 comments
Josef Toedtling from Austria has made a successful career out of setting himself on fire.
 
Real plutonium
Posted 9-23-2016 | 0 comments
A rare look at some of the different plutonium compounds stored at the National Nuclear Laboratory.
 
Cute but deadly
Posted 9-22-2016 | 4 comments
A look at some animals which might look cute but can still harm you if you aren't careful.
 
Cooking steak with lava
Posted 9-21-2016 | 1 comment
What happens when you try to cook a steak using a stream of molten hot magma ?
 
Lawnmower vs rocks
Posted 9-20-2016 | 0 comments
Adam Savage attempts to run a lawnmower over some rocks - with terrifying results.
 
 View: More videos
Stories & Experiences
Red-faced monster
9-14-2016 | Lox Florida
 
Locked door
9-14-2016 | Ho Chi Minh city/Vietnam
 
The visit
9-9-2016 | West Palm Beach, Fl
 
Translucent silent UFO
9-9-2016 | Brisbane/Australia
 
Sleep paralysis and strange activity
9-1-2016 | Tarpon Springs, FL
 
Blackout? Possession?
9-1-2016 | Canada
 
Golden ring eyes
8-29-2016 | USA
 
Shared grief experience
8-29-2016 | Scotland, UK
 
Sleep paralysis and leaving body
8-29-2016 | California
 
The pecking
8-29-2016 | Wisconsin
 

         More stories | Send us your story
 
Top   |  Home   |   Forum   |   News   |   Image Gallery   |  Columns   |   Encyclopedia   |   Videos   |   Polls
UM-X 10.7 Unexplained-Mysteries.com 2001-2015
Privacy Policy and Disclaimer   |   Cookies   |   Advertise   |   Contact   |   Help/FAQ