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Sentry Mode Caught Guy Breaking into My Model 3. What Did He Take?


Nov 21, 2019
San Francisco
As you guys may have already seen in the Model 3 forum, some guy broke into my model 3 this past weekend. He broke the passenger front glass but did not open the door - so the alarm did not go off. See the video:

I got better views of him from the side camera. See attached pics. He took some cash (left hand) but in his right hand is a piece of paper. What is so important on the paper for him to take? My address? Is he coming to get me? Should I be sleeping with my shotgun next to me tonight?

What do you guys think?


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Not Just a Member
May 5, 2020
Austin, TX
Don't worry, we'll send the video to the cops if something happens. ;-) Seriously tho, the paper looks like a receipt. Even if he got your home address, I'm not sure why he would use it. The thieves didn't choose you specifically, they just opportunistically picked an easy target.

Recently had a "driveway pirate" rummage through my parked car.

Thief caught on camera - Nest Video

He failed to find the cash and coins, but took all the worthless crap in the center console, lol. Afterward, I realized that I had printed all of the details of my storage locker, including the gate code and lock combination, and put it in the car, but fortunately I had recently removed it (later found it in a jacket pocket). Although honestly, he would have done me a favor cleaning that out lmao.

The point is, these are two-bit thieves and not evil-genius supervillans. I wouldn't be particularly concerned.

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