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Moron of the Morning: Man Crashes Into Courthouse, Reports Stolen Drug Paraphernalia

November 15, 2018

A man has been arrested after he drove his pickup into a courthouse in Mississippi.

News outlets reported that the Gulfport Police Department said in a news release that 28-year-old Keith Cavalier told officers he intentionally crashed into the Harrison County Courthouse early Saturday because it was the best way to let them know his drug paraphernalia had been stolen. No one was hurt.

This is a Harrison County Adult Detention Center booking photograph of Keith Cavalier 28, who allegedly hit the east side of the courthouse with a Toyota Tacoma truck, in Gulfport, Miss., Saturday morning, Nov. 10, 2018. Cavalier, of Gulfport, was arrested in the incident on charges of first offense DUI and felony malicious mischief.

Cavalier has been charged with driving under the influence and malicious mischief because of damage to the building. The Gulfport man is being held in the county jail. It was not known if he has an attorney yet.

-Clarion Ledger: https://www.clarionledger.com/story/news/2018/11/13/man-crashes-pickup-into-mississippi-courthouse/1988200002/

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