An Atlanta mother's trip to Goodwill led to a frightening 60 minutes Monday morning, when an alleged car thief jumped into her car and took off while her son was still in the backseat.
Atlanta Police recently released bodycam video revealing how law enforcement rescued the 9-year-old and arrested the suspect, 11 Alive reports.
A Fulton County Police aviation unit tracked the vehicle while an Atlanta officer and Georgia troopers pursued in their patrol cars. A Georgia trooper performed a PIT maneuver. And an Atlanta officer jumped out of his patrol with his gun drawn, ran up to the driver's side window, and demanded the suspect get out of the car, the video shows.
Police said the 38-year-old suspect was taken into custody and the child was immediately reunited with his mother.
Atlanta Police, Georgia State Patrol, Fulton County Police, and the Fulton County Sheriff's Office all responded to the incident, according to Atlanta Police.