REDDING, Calif. - Neighbors sprang into action on Wednesday to help Redding police arrest a burglary suspect.
Officers got a call around 11 a.m. on Wednesday about a burglary in progress. Officers identified the man as 21-year-old Christian Ackley of Redding.
Police said people saw Christian Ackley inside someone's vehicle. When the victim confronted him, he took off with her purse.
As officers responded, they were advised that several people had chased after and eventually caught the suspect.
Ackley was arrested and booked into the Shasta County Jail for burglary and violation of probation.