- Associated Press - Wednesday, April 20, 2016

NORCROSS, Ga. (AP) - A metro Atlanta car salesman says he was forced out of a vehicle during a test drive by a would-be buyer who claimed he was God and would kill the salesman and his boss.

Gwinnett County police spokeswoman Cpl. Michele Pihera tells media outlets that 33-year-old Blaane Andrew Oteo was arrested Sunday afternoon, minutes after the BMW was reported stolen in Norcross.

An officer located the vehicle traveling on Buford Highway and positioned his car in front of the stolen vehicle. Police say Oteo struck the officer’s car on the driver’s side, refused to exit the vehicle and was taken into custody after an officer shot him with a stun gun.

Oteo faces numerous charges, including DUI and robbery. It’s unclear whether he has an attorney.

Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times welcomes your comments on Spot.im, our third-party provider. Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.


Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide