Kind homeowner gives burglar hot coffee while waiting for police to arriveBy Mason White 12:18 PM January 29, 2014
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By: John Roberts
A kind person decided to treat a criminal with a hot coffee before sending him off to jail.
A homeowner in Sweden, said that he felt sorry for the robber, so he decided to serve him a coffee before the police arrived.
Tomas Holmberg said that he and his wife were awakened at 1:00 a.m. on Tuesday, by a noise coming from their balcony and saw the thief trying to get into the house.
Police said that the 21-year-old robber did not run away when Holmberg offered to serve him coffee while waiting for the police to arrive.
The thief apologized for the attempted robbery while waiting for the authorities.
When police arrived, he was arrested and booked into the local jail for attempted robbery.