PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) – Portland police say neighbors caught an armed car prowler in northeast Portland.

It happened around 3 a.m. Monday near Northeast 42nd Avenue and Northeast Ainsworth Street.

Video shows the suspect sitting in the back of a patrol car and appearing to take a nap after the arrest.

Witnesses say neighbors saw the man with a gun trying to break into a truck. Police say they stopped him and held him until police arrived at the scene. No one was hurt.

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