2010 Dodge Charger Q&A

2010 Dodge Charger Question: can a leaky water pump shut my engine off and prevent it from starting?

my car shut off and wont start, the shop said the water pump was leaking on the timing belt and thats the cause. i dont buy it. -
Answer 1
it could have leaked water on crankshaft senor and caused corrison on wiring -
Answer 2
possible that the leaky water pump wet the timing belt and caused it to slip a tooth... -