Shocking moment a man is caught on camera KEYING the door of a bright pink Tesla as he casually walks along the street
- A man was videoed keying a pink Tesla on a quiet Brisbane street on Sunday
- The man is seen walking to the parked vehicle and allegedly scratching it
- He was seen approaching the vehicle as he was walking past it with a woman
- Police said officers are investigating reports of wilful damage done in the area
A man has been caught on camera keying a pink Tesla as he walked past parked cars.
In the vision, captured by a camera near the car’s side mirror, the man is seen with a woman walking down a street in Bowen Hills, Brisbane on Sunday.
The pair were seen approaching on the pathway towards the car, before the alleged vandal looks behind him and walks directly to the Tesla.
The man holds a big key to the side of the car and runs it through the paint of the bright pink Tesla (pictured)
The footage on social media shows the aftermath of the scratch with the car’s paint scraped through (pictured)
He holds a big key to the side of the car and runs it through the paint as he walks past in the unprovoked attack.
Footage from Nine News shows the aftermath of the scratch with the car’s paint scraped through.
Online commenters on the post mostly joked about the Tesla while offering advice on how to fix the damage.
‘Lol stupid to key a car with 360 cameras,’ one commenter said.
‘The battery will fix it,’ said another.
‘I’m sure the Tesla owner can afford the repairs,’ joked one person.
‘Some scratches can be removed by wet sanding and polishing, but I can see the clear coat has been scraped away,’ another wrote.
‘This will require repainting.’
Queensland Police told Daily Mail Australia officers are investigating a wilful damage incident in Gregory Terrace in Bowen Hills on Sunday afternoon.
‘Anyone with information is being urged to come forward,’ a statement read.
Queensland Police told Daily Mail Australia officers are investigating a willful damage incident in Gregory Terrace in Bowen Hills (pictured)