Grant Deputies Arrest 2 For Attempting to Apprehend Alleged Car Thief

Adam Kertz (left) and Robert Burgess Junior (right) are accused of breaking into the wrong home to apprehend a suspect.
Adam Kertz (left) and Robert Burgess Junior (right) are accused of breaking into the wrong home to apprehend a suspect.

Grant deputies say a man decided to take the law into his own hands, and now he’s under arrest. They also arrested a friend who helped him and the actual suspect in the car theft.

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Jonathan Perry is accused of stealing the car.

Deputies say Adam Kertz and Robert Burgess Junior, both of Dry Prong, broke into the wrong home to apprehend a suspect. Jonathan Perry of Bentley is accused of stealing the car.

Kertz and Burgess now face charges of home invasion and unauthorized entry. Perry is accused of car theft, burglary, criminal damage and criminal trespassing.

KLAX ABC 31 News 9/19/14