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Fail of the Day: Man Steals Truck, Kidnaps Woman While Reenacting 'GTA'

n-ZACHARY-BURGESS-largePeople are so busy worrying about the effects that violent video games have on children that they forget about the stupid arse adults who are just as impressionable.

Zachary Burgess, 20, decided that playing Grand Theft Auto on his game console wasn’t enough, so he decided to take it to the streets. He stole a pickup truck, kidnapped a woman and crashed nine parked cars because he wanted to feel more like that character, reports WDSU-TV.

Burgess, a lacrosse player at Auburn University, embarked on his crime spree Saturday morning in Baton Rouge, La. It started in the parking lot of a bar where Burgess was present. The owner of a truck got out and left it running with a female passenger inside. Burgess got in the vehicle and attempted to leave the parking lot but not before crashing into several cars that were blocking his path. He abandoned the car a few yards from the crime scene. A group of witnesses held him until officers arrived.

When policed questioned him he told them that he wanted to see what it was like to be a character from Grand Theft Auto. Burgess was arrested and charged with theft of a motor vehicle, nine counts of hit and run and simple kidnapping.

He was released Sunday after posting $80,000 bond. So, he paid $80,000 for bond and now faces charges versus just keeping his butt home and playing his $300 PlayStation. Alrighty then.

  • Michael Thompson II

    Don’t fuk it up nigga!!! Man this the type of guy that make it hard for people to enjoy anything and make situations worse

  • johnblacksad

    poor rich kid…

    • Ok here, in a Right To Carry state, his @$$ would have gotten shot the fugg up!

      • JamalFromGhostwriter

        Louisiana is a Right to Carry state.

      • La. on some Wu Tang ‘chet, it ain’t nothing to fugg with.

        The home of the “30 Day Homicide” will keep a ninjaz nuts in his stomach, or dragging on the floor.

      • Terrance Goodman

        30 day murders are done heard

      • Just the fact that they existed, Pre Katrina,is crazy.

  • Obi Won

    LOL, he must have forgotten about the lower wanted level code

  • brotha_man

    the game is pretty dope

  • While the video game makers are making billions in just days after releasing said video game…If only these fools copy the hustle instead of a silly game.

  • Dhz30

    id say this sounds like promotion/a publicity stunt but they already made a billion off this shit so..

  • Dead Wrong

    Smh. It’s about to get really real with that long hair in the penitentiary bro. He should have gotten the code to unlock the prison scene that shows the long haired white boy screaming for the COs. No bueno.

  • Dead Wrong

    Psssssh, drugs are involved, trust me on that one.

  • Arrie Mental Woodard

    so this idiot does all this ish and gets out on bond????? for real, while my homie is doing 2-3 over some weed, less than 2 oz????? WTF??? oh wait he got money, my bad i get it! FOH!!!

    • Dead Wrong

      True. His Lawyer: He just had a negative reaction to an anti-depressant that he was taking.

  • cdj313

    Let me guess he is white an will get a slap on his wrist. An will get this expunged from his record in a couple years.. crazy

    • Dead Wrong

      It’s a mental health issue when you’re white.

  • soyhiphop

    if u not in your right mind that game is highly influencial

  • Matt Swan

    When keeping it real….goes wrong……

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  • Vinsanity

    He must of been playing that game non stop to the point where your actually in the game.Been there. I almost did the same thing one time except it was with a garbage truck, i needed to take it to the shop to cross it off the list and those things were hard as phuck to find so i got excited when i saw one, i unsnapped my seatbelt and open my car door (with my wife and kid in the car) put one foot out and then it hit me that i was being dumber than shit. Its happened again but never that bad, i would usually just snap out of it. Only game to do this to me.

    • MTiz

      Don’t know if being sarcastic or serious……..

    • PBM1986

      Nigga… If you serious… You need help… Right Now…

  • D_Ably

    The games only gonna influence you if your soul and will are weak as fuk

  • ILLAmusic

    I dont care how long you play a game for…if you go out in real life and cant seperate fiction from reality, then you are probably just crazy.

  • Bosshogg973

    White people…..sorry to say..