[News Script: Car thieves] Part: 1 of 4
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A tip from a suspicious neighbor led Haltom City
police to arrest a three-man auto theft ring
made. up of prison graduates.
Pne of the three,
George Oscar Charette has stent forty of his
sixty-one years behind prison bars.
Charette, tabbed by police as the leader and
brains of the auto theft ring, remains silent
about the ym ring's operations when questioned
by Detective rierman Cobb and C. C. Penson of
the uWtional Car Theft Association at the Fort
Worth city jail.
MAN OUT DOOR'
Officers say Charette once was the "hottest"
car thief in the business and, at the height
of his career, stole only Cadillacs. Detectives
say they will file habitual criminal charges
against Charette in addition to several auto
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WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.). [News Script: Car thieves], item, August 7, 1959; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc861626/m1/1/: accessed February 16, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.