Just because the Chucky doll comes alive and gets all stabby in the "Child's Play" movies, that doesn't mean Chucky counts as a human.

A guy was pulled over in Contra Costa County, in northern California on Thursday afternoon for driving in the carpool lane solo. He had strapped a Chucky doll in the other seat to make it look like he had a passenger.

The California Highway Patrol gave him a $490 ticket.

Read more at The Sacramento Bee.