Two Men Arrested In Irvine For Alleged Street Racing - Chevy Cobalt Forum / Cobalt Reviews / Cobalt SS / Cobalt Parts
California California Regional Forum

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 08-30-2008, 07:46 PM Thread Starter
Admin


 
Admin's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2004
Location: Southern California
Posts: 1,651
Garage
Two Men Arrested In Irvine For Alleged Street Racing

(Saw this in the OCRegister Website)

IRVINE – Two men were arrested Friday night after setting out on what appeared to be a street race through a lightly travelled business complex, police said. Anaheim resident Rany Shawkat, 20, and Whittier resident Jesse Delamora, 25, were taken into custody after Irvine police spotted the drivers’ cars lined up near the intersection of Deere Avenue and Aston Street. Several other high-performance cars were also at the scene, police said. Shawkat and Delamora were booked for engaging in an unsanctioned speed contest. Irvine officers impounded the drivers’ dual 2006 Mitsubishi Lancers and cited one other driver for his involvement in the would-be race. Illegal racing hasn’t been a problem in Irvine in the past several months, Irvine Lt. Rick Handfield said, but it is common in Southern California. “In our region, it’s been a concern,” he said. Anyone with additional information is encouraged to contact the Irvine Police Department at 949-724-7000.

Last edited by Admin; 08-30-2008 at 08:03 PM.
Admin is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old 08-30-2008, 09:15 PM
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Posts: 384
dont they scrap your car in california for street racing?
P1mpsy0r1c3 is offline  
post #3 of 4 (permalink) Old 08-30-2008, 10:04 PM
Veteran
 
gibsonj4's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: Florida
Posts: 575
Send a message via AIM to gibsonj4
soooo....they were just sitting there? Reminds me of when my buddys were racing on a back road int here stangs and they were lined up and here comes a cop. he pulls up and gets out behind them comes up and asks what they are doing,

"Just talking officer." My friend says

And now for the best line from a police offier (other than the one from the cinci cop we got when a guy got tazed in front of our house "Thanks for standin there with ur ****s in ur hands" but anyways)

The officer looks at my friend and says:

"Two mustangs....sitting side by side....in the middle of no where....just talking huh?"

"Yup"

The cop then left and they ran it was just a great quote.

2V Mustang GT - Cammed/Sprayed - The "Mustake" - Sold
2010 Cobalt 2LT - SOLD!
Chrysler 300C Hemi K&N & Tune
2005 Cobalt SS Supercharged - E85 TVS 2.9 - SOLD!
2001 Corvette C5 6MT
gibsonj4 is offline  
 
post #4 of 4 (permalink) Old 09-01-2008, 01:02 PM
Cobalt Master
 
Join Date: Nov 2006
Posts: 1,538
oh gosh, reminds me of when i took on a supercharged 5.0L stang, i knew he'd have my ass, but he was surprised i managed to barely keep up........then the BIKE cops knocked on his passenger side window(while we were sitting @ the next light).....LMFAO!

i wont forget the words the cop said over the rumble of his blown V8:

"Dont let me catch you guys racing again, or else i'm gonna have to write you up"

and then they left!

we looked @ each other, smiled, shared a laugh, and went our separate ways

**NOTE** He was in the process of tuning his ride
cobaltkrazy is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Closed Thread

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome