CLEVES, Ohio - Police arrested a man Sunday morning in Cleves after he was found in a car that didn’t belong to him, but he claimed it belonged to his friend, "Brittany Spears."
Deputies with the Hamilton County Sheriff's Office say Brian Burton, 43, was arrested on Valley Junction Road.
Deputies say Burton was seen inside a parked car that didn't belong to him. He then fled the scene and was found at a nearby homeless camp under a bridge.
During an interview with deputies, Burton allegedly admitted he was in the car, but said he thought it was his friend "Brittany Spears’" car, according to court paperwork.
Police did not say if Burton meant "Britney Spears," the American recording artist and entertainer. It is not know if the famous singer owns a vehicle registered in Ohio, but Spears currently resides in California.
Burton was allegedly found to have marijuana in his pockets.
Burton was charged with attempted theft and possession of drugs, both misdemeanors. Police don't say what Burton allegedly tried to steal leading to the theft charge.
Officials have not released any additional details at this time.
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