Residents detain thief in West Olive Estates

OLIVE TWP. - West Olive Estates neighbors worked together to detain a suspect observed breaking into vehicles Wednesday night until police could arrive, according to Capt. Mark Bennett of the Ottawa County Sheriff’s Office.

Two of the neighbors were hurt while apprehending the suspect – a 20-year-old Holland City man, Bennett said. Police apprehended a second suspect – an 18-year-old Holland Township man – as he tried to leave the mobile home park in a stolen vehicle.

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