28 Nov '12, 9pm

Police chief catches burglar while on morning run: #YouAreRUNderArrest #RWPunStreak

Police chief catches burglar while on morning run: #YouAreRUNderArrest #RWPunStreak

A would-be burglar picked the wrong area in which to ply his trade, because it was part of a police chief's morning run route, Georgia's The Daily Citizen reports . Dalton police chief Jason Parker was out for a run on Thanksgiving morning when he spotted a man carrying a large bin, according to The Daily Citizen . As Parker got closer, the man, Thomas Daniel Green, sped up and cut through a yard. Parker stayed close and, from a hiding spot, saw Green enter an outbuilding in a house's backyard. Parker flagged down a passing couple and had them call the police. Parker then saw Green carrying items from the outbuilding and putting them in his bin. At this point, Parker called out to Green, who took off running. Parker gave chase while identifying himself as a police officer. Green dropped the stolen items but kept running until Parker got close enough to trip and apprehend h...

Full article: http://www.runnersworld.com/general-interest/police-chief...

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