Man holds suspected car thief at gunpoint

Man holds suspected car thief at gunpoint
Source: SCSO

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - A Memphis man took matters into his own hands when he found someone driving off in his car last weekend.

According to a police report, the victim heard something in his backyard Sunday, Jan. 6. When he went too look he saw someone driving off in his 2001 Honda Accord.

The report says the victim grabbed a shotgun and held the suspect at gunpoint until police arrived. Officers then arrested Alfred Ivery for motor vehicle theft.

Ivery was booked into jail with a $4,000 bond. Records show he’s due in court Jan. 14.

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