‘Car wash bandit’ has stolen thousands of dollars in at least five states, according to police
MOORESVILLE, Ind. - Police in Indiana and at least five other states hope to catch up with a thief who has figured out how to steal thousands of dollars from car wash auto-pay machines. The white man in his 50s or 60s first appeared in Mooresville, Indiana last summer, when police say he got away with hundreds of dollars from two car washes. Mooresville police say he struck again in late January.