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Published March 06, 2012, 11:12 AM

Bystanders restrain accused car thief until officers arrive

Henning, Minn. (WDAY TV) - An accused thief is behind bars thanks to the help of some neighbors in a small community.

By: WDAY Staff Reports, WDAY

Henning, Minn. (WDAY TV) - An accused thief is behind bars thanks to the help of some neighbors in a small community.

Police say bystanders saw 22-year old Jon Nafstad of Henning, tampering with cars Monday night in town. They grabbed Nafstad and restrained him until officers arrived.

He was arrested on suspicion of motor vehicle tampering, and felony theft for stealing tools from an unlocked vehicle in Clitherall earlier in the night.

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