Police officer and citizen chase down theft suspect

BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) - A thef t suspect was taken into custody on Tuesday after a foot chase by a Birmingham Police officer and a citizen.

Homicide Sergeant Scott Thurmond witnessed one male chasing another in the 1900 block of 1st Avenue North and decided to investigate. Thurmond was informed that the suspect was had reportedly broken into a vehicle. The suspect was taken into custody in the 1800 block or Morris Avenue.

32-year-old Roger Lange was arrested on an Unlawful Breaking and Entering Vehicle charge.

The victim's property was recovered.