There are many nuances to criminal law in Louisiana. However, some people who are charged with crimes make it difficult on themselves to emerge from the situation based on their behavior at the time of their arrest -- and the news coverage thereof.
One man from Scott may find this to be true. Police in Lafayette say that the man attempted to steal a woman's car recently. He allegedly pulled the woman out of the car from behind the wheel. However, the alleged carjacker ran into a problem he had not anticipated: the vehicle had a manual transmission, which the 18-year-old man did not know how to operate.