Victim catches burglary in progress, chases and detains suspect

EUREKA- A Eureka man has been arrested for burglary after the resident of the home allegedly caught him, chased him down the street and was able to detain him until police arrived.

The burglary happened on the 1600 block of 7th street. Eureka Police responded to the area after 4:13 p.m. Thursday.

The victim said he caught Chad Fraker, 26, in his home and said he recovered stolen items from Fraker before police arrived.

He was arrested and booked into the Humboldt County Jail.