Couple in 60s catch burglar and sit on him
A couple in their sixties are being praised by police after they caught a burglar in their home and held him until help arrived.
Romy and Benjamin Loosli – aged 60 and 65 – heard a noise while they slept in their home in Trimbach in canton Solothurn on Monday night.
The couple grabbed the 32-year-old and dragged him to the floor. They sat on him while calling the police.
The burglar had already bagged a laptop and some cash.
They got all their belongings back and a man is in custody.