Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Asleep By The Wheel.

Byline: Daniel J. Chacn Journal Staff Writer

* Suspected car thief found passed out in the passenger seat

The passenger-side window of Andrew Brewer's 1983 Chevrolet Camaro was shattered Monday morning and the car no longer was able to start.

Despite the mess, and then having to deal with his insurance company, Brewer, 18, still managed to laugh at what looked to him like a pretty lame attempt to steal his car.

"He probably would have gotten away with it if he hadn't fallen asleep," Brewer said. "I don't know what criminals are up to these days."

Santa Fe police Deputy Chief Beverly Lennen said they found 18-year-old Miguel Velasquez, no address given, about 2 a. …

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