17/05/1995 Shawn Nelson steals a tank in San Diego and proceeds to go on a rampage
Military Vet Steals Tank - Goes on Rampage
Stolen tank rampage
WMAV: Shawn Nelson Tank Chase
Shawn Timothy Nelson was an American plumber and U.S. Army veteran who stole an M60A3 Patton tank from a U.S. National Guard armory in San Diego, California and went on a rampage. He destroyed cars, fire hydrants, and an RV before being shot and killed by a policeman.