Mississippi man wakes up to find school bus in his yard. His house guest reportedly admits to stealing it on early morning walk.

Published 2:12 pm Monday, October 23, 2023

A Mississippi resident who woke up to find a school bus parked in his front yard discovered that a guest in his house had stolen the bus on an early morning walk.

WDAM in Hattiesburg reports that Corey Comeaux, 36, of Kenner, Louisiana, was arrested by the Jones County Sheriff’s Office after he admitted to taking the school bus from a house on Red Hill Florence Road in Jones County.

Comeaux told deputies that he took the bus on an early morning walk on Oct. 21. Comeaux reportedly told police that he felt his life was in danger and that he worked for the FBI. Comeaux also said he was being chased and shot at by some unidentified people.

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Comeaux was arrested on a charge of Grand Larceny and booked into the Jones County Adult Detention Facility. Comeaux’s bond was set at $10,000.

The bus has been returned to the Jones County School District.