December 16th, 2013 (InsideCostaRica.com) A suspect stole a police vehicle in the early morning hours of Saturday in downtown Puntarenas as officers were distracted while attempting to break up a fight.
Officers were able to intercept the suspect several meters away after he collided with a parked vehicle. The police vehicle was a Toyota Land Cruiser. The incident took place around 4:00 a.m.
The man was given a Breathalyzer test that determined he had been drinking, but was not legally drunk.