So they broke into a home (or tried) and ran smack into an armed homeowner. Who also had a cellphone with a camera. Chino Hills Homeowner Holds Alleged Attempted Burglars at Gunpoint; 5 Arrested | KTLA
2 of the 5 would be bad-guys got away, the other 3 were held until police arrived.
the homeowner held them at gunpoint, and while they were lying on the ground he took a photo. (It is the 21st Century after all; we take photos of everything.)
Pictures Tran said were posted by Zhang on Chinese social media appear to show the suspects down on the ground as the family waited for authorities to arrive.
It shous that even in the People’s Republic of California, self-defense works.