Man Accused of Vandalizing Ex's Car, Being Bad at Spelling

Who has time for dictionaries when in the throes of passion?
By Michael Harthorne,  Newser Staff
Posted May 10, 2016 6:39 PM CDT
The misspelled accusation allegedly left by Timothy Trammell on his ex-girlfriend's car.   (Union County Sheriff's Office)
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(Newser) – South Carolina's Timothy Trammell is accused of causing hundreds of dollars of damage to his ex-girlfriend's car in an act of revenge. He's not accused of being a champion speller. The Smoking Gun reports a sheriff's deputy says he saw Trammell, 36, last Friday spray-painting the word "cheeter" on a car outside the convenience store where his former girlfriend works. After briefly trying to flee, Trammell allegedly admitted to tagging his ex-girlfriend's car with the misspelled accusation "to get back at her." During his arrest, Trammell was reportedly found in possession of marijuana, assorted other drugs, and a fake $100 bill printed with the message "For motion picture use only," according to FOX Carolina. He's been charged with possession of a controlled substance, possession of marijuana, and vandalism. (Read more spelling stories.)

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