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Man Rescued From Chimney in City Heights

A man trying to break into an unoccupied home in City Heights soon found himself stuck and in need of rescue Wednesday, a San Diego Fire-Rescue official said. Firefighters spent 10 to 15 minutes trying to figure out how to get the man out of the chimney of a home at Menlo and Park.  Oceanside Police Officer Struck by Driver Returns to Work Crews broke a hole through the side of the brick chimney to attempt to pull the man out from the side but in the end, they decided to pull him back out the way he entered – through the top. The man was uninjured and was handed over to San Diego police.  Private Investigator Analyzes $500K Heist at Hermes de Paris SDFD Capt. Stephen Laughlin said it was a first in his career but wasn’t anything his crews couldn’t handle.“We train for all hazards,” he said. “We try to prepare for anything we can come across.” SDPD to Present Stranglehold Data to Police Practice Review Board The home was unoccupied at the time of the attempted break-in. Please refresh this page for updates on this story. Details may change as more information becomes available.Photo Credit: NBC 7
Source: NBC San Diego

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