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Video of a western Pennsylvania woman stealing a cop car after being placed in the back seat of the cruiser with hand cuffs on has gone viral. The incident happened back in January but 28-year-old Roxanne Rimer plead guilty to unrelated theft charges this week and now face 4 - 8 years in prison.

Rimer was accused of shoplifting and had been stopped by a police officer. After being handcuffed and placed in the back seat, she managed to squeeze through an unlatched opening in the window that separates the back and front seats of patrol cars. She climbed in the front seat and drove off, ramming her own car out of the way so she could enter the freeway. Rimer then proceeded to lead police on a 10 mile police chase, at times reaching speeds of 80 miles per hour, before finally crashing. She tried to take off on foot (still handcuffed) but was quickly caught. 

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