Welp. Time to add another bizarre low-speed police pursuit to our list!
John Gardner, mayor of Aynor, South Carolina recently led county police officers on a slow-speed chase through town.
If a city mayor being in a police chase weren't interesting enough, dashcam footage shows that Mayor Gardner was not merely driving away from police...he was driving away from them in his lawnmower.
Recap: The man who was pulled over for driving through town in a lawnmower's last name is Gardner.
This news story writes itself.
And oh yeah, you'd better believe he had an open can of beer with him too.
Check out the dash-cam footage right here:
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