A would-be thief ends up empty handed after trying to steal prescription drugs from a women leaving a local City Market.
The man came up behind her and grabbed her bag and then ran off.
The lady chased him, and so did three to four other people.
He managed to hide in the backyard of a nearby house until the home owner noticed him and told him to leave.
Police were able to capture him at the West Lake Skate Park.
They say he was positively identified by a number of witnesses.
Police say he was arrested for robbery and theft.