Lakeview Family Handles Burglar In Hand-To-Hand Confrontation

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A Lakeview family teamed-up to tackle a burglar.  The incident happened at about 5:00 Tuesday morning.

The burglar entered the home through the daughter’s window.  She bolted and began warning her family members.  The husband in the house and his son confronted the burglar and wrestled him to the ground.

According to the NOPD, the suspect is 51-years-old and has prior arrests.

Nobody got hurt in the confrontation.