Post readers praise Swansea community as they trap car thief
EVENING Post readers have praised the efforts of the community who trapped a thief in the car he was trying to steal.
Matthew Draper, of Carmarthen Road was caught by a group of neighbours trying to steal a Smart Roadster from the lane behind Cromwell Street in Swansea.
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The article has provoked a huge reaction on our Facebook page with 136 people ‘liking’ the story, with many posters praising the efforts of those who caught him.
Mark Protheroe wrote: “Fantastic! Well done to everyone who helped.”
Nathan Williams added: “Brilliant, community support.”
Gareth Colwill said: “Neighbourhood watch in action, good neighbours.
“Well done to people who stopped him.”
Rachel Davies added: “That’s what I like to see. Decent citizens coming together.”