Chargers | Merriman's car stolen and set on fire Tue, 25 Mar 2008 13:47:42 -0700 KFMB News Channel 8, of San Diego, reports San Diego Chargers LB Shawne Merriman's Mercedes Benz was stolen and set on fire. The car is valued at $187,000 and was found torched with the wheels and rims missing. The car was fully insured and Police say they are following several leads. The car was found Thursday, March 20, at a park in Emerald Hills, Calif. Thought I'd post this as it's a slow day.