Taken from Yahoo.com: http://news.yahoo.com/s/afp/20070714/od_afp/australiacrimeoffbeat
Police chase man driving a stolen tank through the streets of suburban Sydney, Australia.
SYDNEY (AFP) - An Australian man allegedly used a restored army tank to destroyon a rampage through early Saturday, police said.
They followed the vehicle through several suburbs for 90 minutes as it smashed into mobile phone towers.
The low-speed pursuit, which police said averaged 30 kilometres (19 miles) an hour, finally arresting the driver after it stalled.
"The tank left a path of destruction in its wake, bringing down a number of mobile phone towers and relay sheds,"said in a statement.
The 45-year-old driver was charged with a number of offices, including predatory driving, possessing a prohibited drug and using a weapon to avoid apprehension.
He will face a bail hearing later Saturday.
Police gave no reason why the man targeted mobile phone towers.
COMMENTS: Like how they say in Panama..."La Botaron, La Botaron" en Australia LOL...He should have gone to a 711 and demand some money, that will have been it...LOL..:D
It sort of reminds me of the dog that will attact the toilet in youtube: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hcGpG8fTAe0