So, when a Reddit user asked, "What perfectly true story of yours sounds like an outrageous lie?" people were ready to share the shockingly true tale in their back pocket that nobody ever believes.
Christmas morning, my sister and I were traveling with a friends parents to go see her in DC. While we were driving through Pennsylvania we kept seeing all these police cars. We were like whoa what’s going on?! Then we realized we were the ones being followed. We were on I-70, and they had shut the highway down in the opposite side, pulled us over with about 10 cop cars behind us with shot guns pulled out.
This was before social media or smart phones, so we had to proof. But it took them over 5 minutes to come up to the car because they realized that for the wrong vehicle. We later learned there was an armed robbery that occurred earlier and we fit the description - Friend-and-lover