Hobbs Teen Fights Back During Car Burglary

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

HOBBS, N.M. - A Hobbs teen fought back after her car was broken into.

Police say the 19-year-old woman was riding with her friends back to her home in the 1500 block of Cordoba.

When they got there, they noticed three men inside of her car.

The trio then took off but the woman managed to chase one of them down.

She held the boy until she was able to flag down another driver for help.

That 14-year-old boy was arrested and charged with burglary.

The two others got away.