Actor John Travolta's classic Mercedes Benz 280SL was stolen in September 2011. Travolta had parked for ten minutes and returned to find his car had been stolen. By December 2011, Santa Monica Police had recovered the car, unfortunately it had already been dismantled to be sold for parts. Today, details of the investigation and the prosecution of a classic car crime gang were revealed the by Santa Monica Police Department. CBS KCAL Ch 9 reports on the sad end to the sorry tale of Travolta's car.
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