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Florida’s Robert Hardister frequently has new mugshots. His face tattoos seem to evolve with each one. His most recent arrest is connected to vehicle theft.

According to the Palatka Police Department, Robert Hardister’s arrest was on Pinoeer Road. The vehicle theft occurred at Futch's Tractor Deport.


The Police Department said that originally, a Chevy truck was stolen, and was later found in Pascoe County. Hardister was located in a different stolen vehicle from Okeechobee.

Hardister was booked into the Putnam County Jail, charged with burglary and grand theft of a motor vehicle. His bond was $7,000 bond.

A fresh faced Robert Hardister

A fresh faced Robert Hardister

Back in March, Robert Hardister had gone to St. Johns County Jail. Records show Hardister was booked on a charge of driving with a suspended license.

Court records show that most of Hardister’s arrests took place in Palm Beach.

While 26-year-old Hardister just can’t stop stealing trucks, Inked can’t stop flipping through his face-tattoo transformation. Here are some the mugshots that the carjacker/ faceinker racked up over the years. The images show a remarkable transformation from fresh-faced to tattoo-laced.