Perhaps he simply needed to let the chips fall the place they might.
Joshua Karpe, 34, allegedly hopped behind the wheel of a Frito-Lay truck in Oklahoma Metropolis and took off after the driving force left it stopped at a fuel station and went inside.
“I might like to know the motivation of stealing a truck that’s very, very straightforward to identify and doesn’t go very quick,” Capt. Jeff Spruill of the Oklahoma Metropolis Police informed KFOR.com.
“What do you assume you’re going to do with a truck like that?”
The truck is emblazoned on its aspect with a picture of a bag of Doritos Nacho Cheese taste chips — making it straightforward for police to maintain it in sight as they chased it via three counties.
The chase went into crunch time in Enid, Oklahoma, about 90 minutes north of Oklahoma Metropolis, the place Karpe allegedly sideswiped a patrol automotive.
Deputies shot at his tires — however nonetheless he stored going, police mentioned.
He was ultimately going so slowly that Enid officers have been in a position to strategy and merely ask Karpe to get out of the truck, in line with the Enid Information & Eagle.
He was arrested at that time with out incident.