The Meek family of
discovered a car prowl in progress and then captured the suspect and held him for police. Des Moines
The suspect, Schuyler Keith Paxson, 18, of
, is charged with three counts of third-degree burglary. He is in the Polk County Jail today, held on $12,000 bond. Des Moines
Police said a member of David Meek’s family spotted someone going through Meek’s car shortly before 7 a.m... The prowler reportedly made eye contact with one of Meek’s teenage children and ran. Family members gave chase, caught up with him and escorted him back to the house.
Police were told that the suspect had a bag over his shoulder when he ran. Officers looked through yards in the area and found a bag. They later discovered there were other victims in the area. At last report there were three police cases associated with Paxson’s arrest..