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Postby engerim » Mon Aug 03, 2015 21:23

the chase:


...how it ended (a bit graphic...)


anyone knows what was going on here?
Apparently the scooter driver had knifes and though his (ex)girlfriend was in the car? :
http://www.appledaily.com.tw/realtimene ... 803/660961
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Re: Scooter maniac

Postby Kal El » Mon Aug 03, 2015 22:24

Exciting stuff, but why didn't they just call the cops earlier instead of filming themselves speeding, running red lights and intentionally ploughing into him at the end?
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Re: Scooter maniac

Postby Icon » Tue Aug 04, 2015 11:56

Nope, he belongs to a drug ring. The girlfriend story is a cover, that is the excuse he gave the cops. there are many other victims who claim he staged an accident to extort money or rob them with his crooks.
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Re: Scooter maniac

Postby Kal El » Tue Aug 04, 2015 12:59

Icon wrote:Nope, he belongs to a drug ring. The girlfriend story is a cover, that is the excuse he gave the cops. there are many other victims who claim he staged an accident to extort money or rob them with his crooks.

He's ok after his head hit the bonnet like that? :eek:

He must have nothing inside his noggin.
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Re: Scooter maniac

Postby engerim » Tue Aug 04, 2015 13:35

imho he looks like he is on drugs
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Postby Kal El » Tue Aug 04, 2015 13:40

engerim wrote:imho he looks like he is on drugs

I also thought so. He looks drunk at the very least. That, or mildly retarded. Maybe a combination of all three. :idunno:
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Postby maoman » Tue Aug 04, 2015 15:40

Kal El wrote:Exciting stuff, but why didn't they just call the cops earlier instead of filming themselves speeding, running red lights and intentionally ploughing into him at the end?

That's not going to be used against them, you can be sure.

It's situations like that that prompted me to install a camera in my car as well.
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Re: Scooter maniac

Postby Icon » Tue Aug 04, 2015 15:54

maoman wrote:
Kal El wrote:Exciting stuff, but why didn't they just call the cops earlier instead of filming themselves speeding, running red lights and intentionally ploughing into him at the end?

That's not going to be used against them, you can be sure.

It's situations like that that prompted me to install a camera in my car as well.


That is the car camera. The woman was shouting on the phone, nervously calling the police, so shocked she couldn't even say the right street name.

I really feel for them. This is a common occurrence in the ol country, though mostly they attack in pairs. And with guns. So it is not safe to stop at a street light at night. You must ignore the red light if you want to live. Either that or you have a lot of people in the car, two at least looking backwards, armed better.

That this happened in the middle of the day is even more terrifying.
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Re: Scooter maniac

Postby engerim » Tue Aug 04, 2015 18:06

I probably would have ended it the same way
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Postby ChinaCat » Tue Aug 04, 2015 18:29

This guy is an idiot if he is unaware that many Taiwanese drivers have dash cams installed. :facepalm:
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Re: Scooter maniac

Postby Just Jennifer » Tue Aug 04, 2015 22:44

Did it happen in Taipei?
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Re: Scooter maniac

Postby Kal El » Tue Aug 04, 2015 22:46

engerim wrote:I probably would have ended it the same way

I was thinking: Speed up with him following > emergency brake > face plant > drive off to a safe distance and call the cops. :idunno:
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Re: Scooter maniac

Postby engerim » Wed Aug 05, 2015 00:30

Kal El wrote:
engerim wrote:I probably would have ended it the same way

I was thinking: Speed up with him following > emergency brake > face plant > drive off to a safe distance and call the cops. :idunno:

Or just use Google maps and drive to a police station.
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Re: Scooter maniac

Postby Kal El » Wed Aug 05, 2015 08:23

engerim wrote:
Kal El wrote:
engerim wrote:I probably would have ended it the same way

I was thinking: Speed up with him following > emergency brake > face plant > drive off to a safe distance and call the cops. :idunno:

Or just use Google maps and drive to a police station.

Indeed, numerous options. None taken. Instead, they speed around, running red lights going on and off of the highway with this tosser following them.
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Re: Scooter maniac

Postby engerim » Wed Aug 05, 2015 09:31

AppleDaily posted an interview with him where he states his version (thinking it was his girlfriend being kidnapped and not remembering much, etc)
http://www.appledaily.com.tw/realtimene ... 04/662137/
There was also an interview with the woman in some other news and she seemed fine.
http://gotv.ctitv.com.tw/2015/08/57855.htm
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