The fake license plate was just one of many problems for a truck driver pulled over in Ventura County.
It's one of the stories we're featuring today on NBCLA.
This Fake License Plate Got a Motorcycle Officer's Attention
A fake vintage California license plate led to the arrest of a big rig driver on suspicion of DUI, methamphetamine possession and other crimes in Ventura County. You can see why the plate wasn't fooling anyone.
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