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The Register-Guard, Eugene, OR, 9/8/85

Friday, November 1, 1985

Suspecting something was amiss in his Portland, Oreg., home, 68-year-old Robert Simmons fetched his pistol and began to search. The homeowner found his quarry--a burglar hiding beneath a bed--and led him at gunpoint to a phone, where he forced the intruder to call police and ask to be arrested.

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