The thief also taken to Belleuve Hospital for minor injuries following the accident.
According to the report, the thief also crashed into an outdoor eatery in Manhattan before he was arrested. He stole the car from East 51st Street and First Avenue at around 10am in the morning.
Police officers said the keys were inside the car and its driver was washing it the moment it was stolen.
The thief, whose name was not disclosed, was taken to Bellevue Hospital for minor injuries and has yet to be charged.
Qatar’s consulate has not commented on the incident.