Kenny Pickett used to be sitting inside of a neighborhood Chevrolet dealership on Wednesday doing a radio interview with 93.7 The Fan and collaborating in an match, one thing that turns out like a unconditionally standard offseason task for the Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback.
But if Pickett walked out of the dealership to go house, he learned his automobile used to be long past.
Police arrested 60-year-old Christopher Carter for allegedly stealing Pickett’s 2023 Genesis SUV from the dealership whilst he used to be inside of Wednesday, according to WPXI and SteelersNow.com. Carter, police stated, merely walked into the dealership that afternoon and later left in Pickett’s SUV.
Police then discovered the automobile in entrance of Carter’s house when they answered to a home incident at that cope with. Carter’s automobile used to be left on the dealership.
Carter used to be charged with robbery through illegal taking and receiving stolen belongings, each felonies in Pennsylvania, and misdemeanor unauthorized use of an automotive. Pickett’s automobile, along side his Steelers playbook that used to be reportedly within the automobile on the time, have each been returned.
Pickett will input his 2d season with the Steelers this autumn. The 24-year-old, who the Steelers took with the No. 20 general pick out in closing 12 months’s draft, threw for two,404 yards and 7 touchdowns with 9 interceptions as a rookie whilst sharing taking part in time with Mitch Trubisky. The Steelers went 9-8 closing season, and ignored the playoffs for the primary time since 2019.