MEMPHIS – Residence surveillance footage exhibits a Memphis man taking issues into his personal palms when a stranger broke into his residence Sunday afternoon.
“He simply walked in like he owned the place,” Michael Ingalsbe informed WREG-TV.
Ingalsbe’s safety cameras captured a stranger opening the gate and stumbling into his yard.
“He arrange … again behind my shed and spent about quarter-hour over there till he determined it was too scorching or no matter,” stated Ingalsbe.
The canine went loopy when the stranger then took off his footwear and staggered to the again door of the house.
“By some means he obtained the again door open and gained entry,” he stated.
The stranger then walked proper into the lounge.
“He fell again on the sofa space and was making an attempt to get as a lot distance from him and the canine,” stated Ingalsbe.
Ingalsbe stated he ran downstairs and used his army background to maintain the state of affairs.
“I simply ended up dragging him off the sofa and thru the home,” he stated. “He resisted just a little bit and doubtless should not have.”
The wrestle continued outdoors.
“I hit him three or 4 occasions, till he went down and obtained up once more,” stated Ingalsbe.
Ultimately, Ingalsbe stated he yanked the man off his property and stored an eye fixed on him till police received there simply minutes later.
They arrested the person, recognized as Justin Tidwell, for legal trespass and numerous drug costs after they reportedly discovered ache tablets, needles and different paraphernalia.
“You are making an attempt to place some logic to it at first, however as soon as I noticed this man, his eyes weren’t fairly proper,” he stated.
Ingalsbe stated that whereas he feels violated, he is grateful his household is protected.