Again in August, Naser Zaghlol’s Nissan Altima had been stolen whereas he was making a supply for DoorDash. Police discovered the automotive, however not the thieves, who presumably stored the important thing fob to begin the automotive.
Then on Tuesday night, when his son alerted him the automotive was being taken from their condo constructing, Zaghlol ran exterior along with his handgun and fired three pictures into the air to scare away the thieves.
“I put three bullets, I run right here,” Zaghlol advised CBS Chicago. “I don’t take into consideration my cash, my automotive, nothing.”
Police deemed the motion “reckless” and arrested Zaghlol, saying he endangered the opposite residents of the condo advanced.
Deputy Police Chief of Operations Lawrence Rafferty advised Patch that the officers charged Zaghlol as a result of the automobile was out of sight by the point he fired the pictures, although he acknowledged that Zaghlol was a sufferer within the incident.
“Once you hearth a weapon into the air, it has to return again down,” Rafferty stated. He famous that some youngsters had been standing close by when Zaghlol fired his gun.
The automotive was not but recovered as of Wednesday, however police have reviewed video surveillance footage of the theft. Within the meantime, Zaghlol has appeared in courtroom and was launched on a $10,000 recognizance bond.
“They put cuffs on me like I’m the legal,” Zaghlol stated, including that he plans to battle the fees.