However, unfortunately for her, that ethos of ‘Catch me if you can’ has extended into her real life, as her son, 43 year old Gerry Bromfield, has been jailed after stealing her car and driving it while under the influence of booze and drugs.
The Daily Mirror reports that Gerry took Laila’s Audi Q7 without permission, and in a bid to avoid being caught by police, he drove off at speed after the police tried to pull him over, crashing into two other vehicles.
Gerry reportedly then left the scene of the accident on foot, but later handed himself in to police.
The paper states that he told officers, “I was driving. I nicked my mum’s car and I crashed into the other cars… Read more & comment »