Categories: Crime / PoliceHumorous

The Elderly Female Carjacker-Fiction!

The Florida Lady Thought She Was Foiling Carjackers-Fiction!

Summary of eRumor:

An elderly lady pulls a gun on four guys she thinks are trying to steal her car.  They flee in terror then she realizes it wasn’t her car!  She goes to the police to report her mistake and the four guys are there reporting an elderly woman who is a carjacker.
 

The Truth:

This story would be hilarious if true, but we have not found any evidence that it really happened.  Police in Sarasota, Florida, know nothing of it.

We’ve not found any documentation of it happening anywhere else.

Updated 3/14/07

Recent Posts

California Bill Would Ban the Bible-Disputed

Disputed claims that a California bill would ban the Bible are based on vague language in a bill that would…

1 day ago

Did 233 Representatives Vote to Steal Social Security’s $2.9 Trillion Surplus?-Truth & Outdated!

It's true that 233 members of Congress supported a bill that would have stripped Social Security's $2.9 trillion surplus, but…

2 days ago

Mark Zuckerberg Announces He’s Closing Facebook-Fiction!

False claims that Mark Zuckerberg is closing Facebook are based on an edited video that its creator labeled "satire."

3 days ago

Attorney Lisa Barsoomian Represents Hillary Clinton, Married to Rod Rosenstein -Fiction!

Attorney Lisa Barsoomian Represents Hillary Clinton, Married to Rod Rosenstein-Fiction! Summary of eRumor: Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein's wife, attorney…

4 days ago

Obamacare Article 54 Goes into Effect May 1, Will Divert 30% of Social Security-Fiction!

A Facebook group that posts fabricated reports is behind false reports that Obamacare Article 54 takes effect on May 1,…

5 days ago

‘Mutant’ Tilapia Fish is Unsafe to Eat, Contains Cancer-Causing Dioxin-Mostly Fiction!

Warnings that tilapia is unsafe to eat have been circulating for years, but they're either completely false or mostly false.

1 week ago