Video Extra: Shopper stops shoplifter

Posted at 5:19 PM, Feb 13, 2020
and last updated 2020-02-13 19:19:09-05

Surveillance video shows a shopper using his cart to stop a shoplifting suspect in Peachtree City, Ga.

Police just released the video and said they were chasing the suspect when the citizen stepped in.

The police said they're grateful for the shopper's quick thinking, but "we never encourage anybody to intervene in a police situation."