Caught On Camera: Thief Shoves Rifle Down Pants

A would-be-thief in Florida was tackled by a shop owner after he was seen on camera shoving a rifle down his pants.

It happened at a gun store outside of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, NBC Miami reported.

Surveillance video shows the 19-year-old suspect, Marlon Alvarez inspecting the gun before stuffing it down his pants and under his sweatshirt.

The owner of the store followed Alvarez outside, where he attempted to tackle him. Police eventually caught him several blocks away.

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