‘Can’t hide’: Driver of Corvette Z06 seen taunting police on social media arrested; car, guns, large amount of drugs seized

CHARLOTTE, NC ( QUEEN CITY NEWS ) — “You can run but you can’t hide.” That’s what Charlotte Mecklenburg Police (CMPD) posted Wednesday to announce they seized a 2018 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 after hitting a police car and taunting police.

CMPD says its Operation SCARLET (Stolen Car and Recovery Law Enforcement Team) started looking into a possibly stolen or cloned Chevrolet Corvette Z06 that had fled from traffic stops multiple times in the Char-Meck area.

SCARLET detectives found the owner’s identity and a social media account with video of the vehicle speeding away from officers. It was determined that the car was not stolen.

On March 28, officers found the Corvette and tried to run a traffic stop. The vehicle intentionally hit a CMPD patrol car and sped off, according to authorities.

SCARLET detectives were alerted and 21-year-old Carlos Clark was arrested that day. His home was searched with a warrant on Thursday, March 28.

At the home, detectives say they found and seized the following:

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