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Woman driving stolen truck says she just wants to smoke weed

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Jessica Elfarrah (Source: LMDC) Jessica Elfarrah (Source: LMDC)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A woman driving a stolen car tells police she just wanted to smoke weed.

On July 15, a man reported his Ford truck as stolen. Several hours later, his sister called police to say the stolen vehicle was right in front her while she was driving.

According to an arrest report, an officer attempted to pull over the truck and Jessica Elfarrah, 32, stopped, but then took off as the officer was walking up to the car. Finally, Elfarrah stopped, and was asked why she ran. She said, “I just wanted to smoke the weed in the car and wanted to get away.”

Elfarrah admitted she knew the truck was stolen.

She is being charged with fleeing or evading police, operating on a suspended license and possession of marijuana.

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