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Good Samaritan Hits Thief With Frozen Fowl

Hobbled robber flees in car before police track him down
By Harry Kimball,  Newser Staff
Posted Nov 24, 2008 6:15 PM CST
Good Samaritan Hits Thief With Frozen Fowl
Frozen turkeys.   (Getty Images)

(Newser) – A man armed with a frozen turkey helped hobble a carjacker yesterday in a North Carolina town, the News & Observer reports. The rescuer battered a crook as he attacked a woman in a grocery store parking lot. The robber jumped in her car, smashing into parked vehicles, and was soon pulled over by police. The woman sustained "fairly serious" injuries, police said, but was released from hospital.
(Read more turkey stories.)

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