Update: Would-be carjacker arrested


UPDATE: We posted this video last week of a truck driver who stepped up to stop a man trying to steal a car at a Michigan gas station. WXYZ in Detroit reports that police arrested a man, Earl Joseph Larche, in connection with the carjacking, and interviewed the owner of the car, Haley Lorenzen and the hero trucker, Quentin Grubb. 

Here’s our original story:

Talk about being a Knight of the Highway! A woman was filling up at a gas station in Allen Park, Michigan Thursday when a guy hopped in and tried to take off with her car. What he didn’t expect was that she would jump in too and try to stop him. Then, when he was trying to get out of the station, he didn’t count on a truck driver intervening. She threw the car into park and the tank truck driver yanked the would-be crook out of the car, and chased him off. See for yourself …