[Video] OR Man Tackles Burglar, Girlfriend Holds Suspect at Gunpoint With Shotgun
|Incident at a Glance|
|Gun(s) Used:||Long Gun, Pump Shotgun, Shotgun||Location:||Home|
|# of Suspects:||1||Shots Fired:||None|
A man in OR was on his way to work around 5am when he saw someone burglarizing his truck.
The man, deciding not to be a victim, tackled the suspected burglar and called out for help.
His girlfriend hear his calls and exited their home carrying her cell phone and a shotgun.
She held the suspect at gunpoint with the shotgun while she called police with her other hand.
Police arrived six minutes later and took the suspect into custody.
The suspect was arrested on several charges, booked, and released from jail within hours.
This is another example of a defensive gun use in which no shots were fired, no one was hurt and the bad guy was caught.