TOOELE, Utah — A Utah man sporting solely his bathrobe tackled a thief who was rifling by means of possessions in his automotive.
“Once I noticed him, he was inside like this,” Mark Miner informed KTSU, demonstrating what the thief appeared like: half in and half out the door.
Miner stated he tackled the person from behind when he tried to run away.
“This one is painful,” Miner stated whereas pointing to all his cuts and scrapes.
However in the course of the altercation, Miner managed to wrestle away the thief’s backpack. It simply so occurred to belong to an area highschool scholar.
“It wasn’t right here this morning,” Ian Staten stated whereas pointing to a naked spot on his automotive seat. He had left his backpack, his pockets, and his model-new skis within the automotive Monday night time.
Someday between midnight and a couple of:00 a.m, his automotive was damaged into, and by 5 a.m, he woke as much as a textual content message from police with an image of his backpack.
Miner stated he was glad he was capable of get Staten’s backpack again, however when he appears again on what occurred, he stated he would have dealt with it in a different way.
“I wouldn’t do what I did once more,” Miner confirms. “I might name the police. If I might have referred to as them once I first noticed, there’s an excellent probability I wouldn’t have a street rash now.”