A 21-year-old man who caught another man stealing money from his car chased the thief and clung to the hood of the thief’s car as he drove away in Takatsuki, Osaka Prefecture, early Monday morning.
According to police, the incident occurred at around 12:20 a.m. The 21-year-old man had been visiting his parents' house when he looked outside and saw a man opening the door of his car, Sankei Shimbun reported. When he went outside, the thief ran to a small black car parked nearby and started to drive away. The 21-year-old got onto the hood but jumped off after about 370 meters. He was not injured. His mother called 110 to report what was happening.
Police said the thief stole a wallet containing about 30,000 yen from the car, which was not locked. He was wearing a red parka and white face mask.© Japan Today