Taye Diggs Chases Down Intruder
Break-in attempt occurred after SAG Awards
By Evann Gastaldo, Newser Staff
Posted Jan 28, 2013 10:00 AM CST
Taye Diggs poses for a portrait on Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2013, in New York.   (Photo by Amy Sussman/Invision/AP)

(Newser) – Today's celebrity-as-hero story: Taye Diggs thwarted a break-in all by himself last night. Diggs was enjoying a nice quiet evening at home after the SAG Awards when a guy broke in around 11pm. Diggs confronted him, and the man ran off, TMZ reports. But Diggs didn't stop there: He raced after the 20something suspect, then caught and held him until police arrived. Unfortunately, the man's getaway driver reportedly escaped.

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jke
Jan 28, 2013 8:29 PM CST
hero = a person who makes the ultimate sacrifice for a cause- not a metro- sexual running after someone...all real heroes are dead...please stop disrespecting true heroes.
Fondue
Jan 28, 2013 1:34 PM CST
Crime thwarted without a gun? Must be fiction.
BinThereDunThat
Jan 28, 2013 10:28 AM CST
He was lucky one of those two didn't have a gun, but I am glad he kicked Jr.'s butt. :)