NPR logo

He Could Not Steal Her Heart

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/9910716/9910717" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript
He Could Not Steal Her Heart

Diversions

He Could Not Steal Her Heart

He Could Not Steal Her Heart

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/9910716/9910717" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

A California man allegedly broke the law for love. Police say he wanted to see his girlfriend, but he didn't have a ride. So he stole a car. Later, he stole another. He allegedly took 26 vehicles in all, just to visit a woman who tells police that she's been trying to dump him.

STEVE INSKEEP, host:

Good morning, I'm Steve Inskeep.

A California man allegedly broke the law for love. Police say Antonio Moreno wanted to see his girlfriend, but he didn't have a ride. So he stole a car. Later, he visited her again by stealing another and then another. He had a device that starts up old Japanese cars and he allegedly took 26 vehicles. He did all this just to visit a woman who tells police that she's been trying to dump him. He stole the cars, but he could not steal her heart. It's MORNING EDITION.

Copyright © 2007 NPR. All rights reserved. Visit our website terms of use and permissions pages at www.npr.org for further information.

NPR transcripts are created on a rush deadline by Verb8tm, Inc., an NPR contractor, and produced using a proprietary transcription process developed with NPR. This text may not be in its final form and may be updated or revised in the future. Accuracy and availability may vary. The authoritative record of NPR’s programming is the audio record.

Comments

 

Please keep your community civil. All comments must follow the NPR.org Community rules and terms of use, and will be moderated prior to posting. NPR reserves the right to use the comments we receive, in whole or in part, and to use the commenter's name and location, in any medium. See also the Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and Community FAQ.