Man jailed after using Facebook to find someone to take rap for speeding ticket

Associated Press Published: January 8, 2013
Advertisement
;

Some people will do anything for money, even if that means taking the rap for a crime. But it doesn’t always work out as planned.

A Rotherham, England man found this out the hard way after he used Facebook to find someone to admit to the speeding offense for £250.



Officials said Scott Woodburn, 32, received a five-month sentence for paying another man to cover his crime. Police said they used forensic evidence to prove it was Woodburn driving the vehicle.

Read the rest of this post on the original site »


Advertisement


Trending Now



AROUND THE WEB

  1. 1
    Barresi opposes bill to cut state testing in social studies
  2. 2
    Oklahoma basketball: Guard Je'lon Hornbeak to transfer
  3. 3
    Man re-arrested in Pakistan for cannibalism
  4. 4
    Report: Joe Buck, Greg Norman to lead Fox Sports' golf coverage in 2015
  5. 5
    Opinion: What if the government guaranteed you an income?
+ show more