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Citizen Captures Auto Burglary Suspect, Turns Him Over to Police

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CORPUS CHRISTI (Kiii News) -

Corpus Christi police arrested a man who was allegedly caught burglarizing a vehicle red-handed in the 4200 block of Wood River Drive just before 3 a.m. Thursday.

According to police, a 24-year old woman called in to report the burglary, telling officers that a 24-year old man had caught the suspect at the scene. When officers arrived, they found evidence supporting the woman's claim and arrested 26-year old Jacob Lamon for burglary of a vehicle.

Lamon was taken to the City Detention Center for burglary, which is punishable by up to one year in jail and a $4,000 fine.