In the USA 12-year-old girl stopped the hijacker due to the ability to handle an automatic transmission. She managed to stop the offender to start the engine and steal the vehicle with her and her seven year old sister in the cabin.
As reported by WTKR, April 15 a resident of the Williamsburg (Virginia) brandi Weiler drove daughters to the Park, when right in front of her van, the accident occurred. Mother stopped the car and went out to ask for any needed help. At this time, her car came up the culprit, 21-year-old Paul Salzman, opened the door and got behind the wheel.
The man mumbled something about having to leave. Who was in the cabin, Maggie Weiler, in her words, thought he was «crazy» that needs to exit the vehicle. She began to beat Salsman their heads with their hands, the result of breaking your wrist, writes Motor.ru.
Then the girl remembered that the car won’t start if the gear selector is in position «drive» and pulled the lever to the appropriate position. Salesman some time trying to start the engine, but then gave up and got out of the car.
Police arrived on the scene detained the malefactor. He was charged with driving under the influence of drugs and the attempted theft of the vehicle.
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