Man Discovers Burglar Dead Under 900-Pound Safe In His Home
An Indiana man said he discovered a dead burglar trapped under his family’s 900-pound safe!
ABC News reports that George Hollingsworth, found the man a day after he reported the burglary to police. He went into his garage to find that his floor safe had been lifted by a floor jack. It had been knocked over with a man lying underneath it. The safe was reported to weigh over 900 pounds.
“Hollingsworth began cleaning the clutter in his garage to see if any items had been stolen. Upon cleaning, he found that his antique floor safe weighing over 900 pounds was knocked over,” the Marion Police Department said. “Upon further inspection Mr. Hollingsworth found a body lying underneath the safe.”
The body was then removed and police are waiting on identification.
“I came in [the house] and told my wife, ‘I think we’ve got a dead body out there.’ She thought I was kidding,” Hollingsworth said of the incident.
According to the local police department, an autopsy will be carried out by the Northeast Indiana Forensic Center.