Accused car burglar arrested when neighbor intervenes

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - A man is in jail after a neighbor took matters into their own hands upon seeing a car burglar.

The incident happened Saturday morning at an apartment building on Barksdale Street.

Police said Chad Turner was breaking into his girlfriend's car, so a neighbor grabbed his gun and confronted him.

The two got into a fight, and shots were fired.

Police took Turner into custody and found several stolen items.

Turner is charged with auto burglary and assault.

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