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Drunk British trooper stole two tanks

February 27 2009

9/9/4/11994.jpeg In Germany, where the postwar era placed the British military base, soldiers arrested by Her Majesty. In a state of extreme intoxication he managed to steal two tanks.

18-year-old soldier Lancers cavalry regiment number 9 / 12 (Prince of Wales) has recently been sent to serve in the famous 7 Armoured Brigade. During the Second World War, she fought with the Germans in Africa, now based on a German military base in Lower Saxony.

The next day after arriving in a new part, a young soldier who had not managed to sober up the night, climbed into one of the tanks, started it and went beyond the base after breaking her gate.

In connection with the state of emergency in parts was immediately raised an alarm. The soldier chased his colleagues. However, the chase itself was not. After passing 500 meters, the tank off the road and got stuck in a ditch. However, the young soldier did not lose. He instantly jumped out of the tank and ran back to base.

Catch him failed. Despite the fact that the Briton was drunk, his blood alcohol was detected at the level of one per thousand, he was very agile. Returning to the parking lot for armored vehicles, he climbed into another tank, started it and made another attempt to ride.

This time he managed to go much further than before. However, at the entrance to the village of Bergen tank nearly collided with a car traveling toward, and soldiers who lost control, crashed into a tree.

While the military getting out of the tank at the accident scene came another war. They managed to get enough of raging offender and brought him back to base. On the way, still drunk soldier explained to colleagues that he wanted only just become acquainted with the nature of Germany.

Currently awaiting trial Briton is under arrest. As written by the German edition of Spiegel, he will be charged in a dangerous driving.


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