Jackson man holds up burglars until cops arrive - WLBT.com - Jackson, MS

Jackson man holds up burglars until cops arrive

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JACKSON, MS (WLBT) - A Jackson man surprises a trio of burglars in his apartment.   It happened around 3:00 p.m. Thursday at North Hill Square Apartments on Northside Drive. 

The unidentified tenant found the three thieves trying to steal his belongings.

The man held them up with a gun until officers arrived. 

One of the burglars tried to run, but he was caught less than half a mile away. 

Jackson police have not yet released their identities, but said the men range in age from 17 to 20 years old. 

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