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Police find suspected burglar dangling from vent
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Police find suspected burglar dangling from vent

Knoxville police found a suspected burglar dangling from a vent by his pants. It happened around 2:30 Tuesday morning at the Mountain Springs Apartment Complex.

Investigators say the man tried to get into a locked tool storage area by crawling into a small vent, but he got stuck. When the officers arrived, they found the man's legs dangling from the wall.

The officer held the man's pant legs and tried to free him, but the suspect slipped out of his pants and fell into the storage area. He tried to run away, but officers quickly caught up with him.

The man was treated for minor injuries and taken into custody.

Police have not yet released his name.

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