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Couple wrestles thief to ground and calls 911

Madison (WKOW) --- A man was arrested Wednesday after a Madison couple caught him while he was entering homes in the neighborhood.

Moses S. Garcia, 23, was arrested after a 52-year-old woman called 911.

It happened on Utah Court.

The woman says she heard a noise outside early Wednesday morning and when she went to look out of her house she spotted the suspect inside a trailer.

She then woke up her husband who confronted the suspect who now was in their car.

The got into a fight and the man wrestled the suspect to the ground and sat on him.

That is when the 54-year-old woman called 911 to report they had a thief captured.

When police arrived they found the suspect had tools and a watch that was stolen from another vehicle in the neighborhood.

Garcia was arrested for 2 counts of theft and disorderly conduct.

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