Police arrest man accused of driving forklift through garage
Updated: Wednesday, February 5 2014, 01:31 PM EST
By: WJAC Web Staff
HASTINGS, Pa. -- Police in Cambria County said they have arrested a man who allegedly drove a forklift through a man's garage, possibly because of a feud.
Hastings police said Michael Lacey, 31, of Patton, was arrested Tuesday for stealing a the large forklift and driving it through Hastings, crashing it into a car and garage on Coleman Street, and then abandoning it outside of town.
Police believed Lacey drove the forklift through the garage early Sunday morning because of problem between him and the garage's owner. Police wouldn't specify what that issue may have been.
Lacey is facing several charges, including aggravated assault, reckless endangerment, terroristic threats and unauthorized use of a motor vehicle. He was transported to the Cambria County prison.