WHITE CITY, Ore. — A White City man catches a thief trying to break into his home and holds him at gun point until police arrive. John Lewis says he was asleep this morning when his wife woke him up in a panic. She told him someone was trying to break in.
Lewis says he jumped up and grabbed his firearm and went outside to confront the thief. The thief tried getting into the home through three different windows. He slit the screens and was tried sliding them open, but john’s wife just so happened to be up using the restroom at the exact time the thief was at work trying to enter the home.
Once John got outside, he told the thief to stop and threatened to shoot him. Jackson County Sheriff’s Deputies arrived within minutes and arrested the man. 24 year old Zenaido Quinonez-Aispuro is a known transient from Medford, also a documented gang member and he’s no stranger to the Jackson County Jail. He’s now lodged on multiple charges including theft and attempted burglary, with bail set at $24,000.