Hearing begins for teen in Fieri Lamborghini theft
Published: Wednesday, October 10, 2012 at 10:56 a.m.
Last Modified: Wednesday, October 10, 2012 at 10:56 a.m.
SAN RAFAEL — A preliminary hearing is under way for the Marin County teenager accused of stealing celebrity chef Guy Fieri's Lamborghini and shooting at a girl and her boyfriend.
The boyfriend, 19-year-old Landon Wahlstrom, testified on Tuesday that he stared at the barrel of his attacker's gun and ducked just in time to avoid the bullets in the April 13 drive-by attack in Marin County.
Police say the gunman was 18-year-old Max Wade, and he opened fire because Wahlstrom's girlfriend had rejected him.
Wade is also accused of stealing Fieri's $200,000 yellow Lamborghini from a San Francisco showroom in 2011 and driving it around to impress Wahlstrom's girlfriend.
He has pleaded not guilty.
A judge will decide at the end of the hearing whether there is enough evidence to try Wade on the charges. The hearing is set to resume on Thursday.
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