New Castle County Police say a homeowner with a gun confronted a burglar and handcuffed him. Police say about 1:40 a.m. Thursday, a man entered a home through the front door. The residents were awakened by their dog barking, and one resident got a gun and confronted the burglar.

Police say the resident put handcuffs on the burglar, but he was able to break free and run outside. Officers caught him nearby.

Source: Associated Press/Times Union

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