British Police Smash MINI

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  1. Nathan

    Nathan Founder

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    There is nothing really to go on here, like why the police were so violent or what the suspect did to garner such a reaction.

    [ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l6RZjK0SSKo]Cops smash suspect's car - YouTube[/ame]
     
  2. Metalman

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    I'm betting they just liked 1st gen R53's better....:D
     
  3. Zapski

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    You know, if someone is busy smashing the windshield in front of my face with a bat, while a gang of others (never identifying themselves verbally as police) keep screaming GET OUT in through the window they've just smashed, I think that actually getting out of my car would be the last thing on my mind.

    I believe I would be considering other options.
     
  4. Crashton

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    They were checking for Skittles & Diet Coke. :lol:
     
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    ....in the secret compartment.
     
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    They thought it was Dave O.
     
  7. ScottinBend

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    You gotta think this was after some kind of chase.....who knows for how long. And with the numbers of plainclothes cops it looked like maybe a sting/round-up kind of an operation.

    They take out the windshield in front of the driver so he can't see to drive away.
     
  8. wmwny

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    uh-ohhhhhhhh...racial profiling in Jolly Olde England? Whatever happened to the Magna Carta? I hope Oprah doesn't have a MINI to drive there....
     
  9. Dave.0

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    Not in a 2nd Gen.:devil::lol::lol:

    I guess that's how the police clean windshields in England.
     

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