A Ferrari factory expert helped to identify the stolen vehicle
‘This VIN discrepancy is what “raised a red flag” and prompted further scrutiny.
‘Such keen attention to details by CBP officers is commendable, especially considering they process a daily average of 500 vehicles intended for export,’ said federal customs Seaport Port Director Carlos Martel in the release.
The car is similar to the model of red Ferrari driven by Tom Selleck in the show Magnum P.I., which ran from 1980 until 1988.
The vehicle has 45,000 miles on it and is estimated to be worth $50,000.
There person trying to ship the vehicle has not been identified yet.
The Ferrari is a similar model to the car driven by Tom Selleck (pictured) in the 1980s TV show Magnum P.I.