DAVIS (CBS13) — An alleged porch pirate is behind bars in Davis after being caught on camera by a victim’s Ring doorbell camera.
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The Ring footage shows a thief riding along on a bike with a trailer. He quickly hops off, grabs the loot, and throws it in the carrier, and takes off.READ MORE: 'Lack Of Consistent Maintenance': Grand Jury Investigation Finds Davis Parks Overrun By Invasive Weeds, Clovers
Police later tracked down the porch pirate actively dumpster diving at a South Davis apartment complex. Dumpster diving is a violation of the city municipal code. After running a computer check, officers learned the suspect was on probation and had an active felony arrest warrant for which he was arrested.MORE NEWS: Thursday's Show Info. (6/30/22)
After a search, police recovered the stolen property and returned it to its rightful owner.