9-Year-Old Boy With Pellet Gun Stops Man From Stealing Dad’s Truck On Christmas

A 9-year-old kid from Kokomo, Indiana was able to stop a man from stealing a pickup truck on Christmas Day. The suspect, Ollie L. Dunn, 32, allegedly had his eyes on a red 2009 Dodge Ram, parked at One Stop, a gas station. The 9-year-old boy inside that truck, Larry Larimore, wasn’t having it.

“I noticed that a guy was trying to get in the car. […] As soon as he opened the door, I got scared,” he told NBC affiliate station WTHR. Larimore was sitting inside the truck while his dad purchased Ibuprofen at the gas station.

Larimore pointed the gun at the suspect’s head, which prompted Dunn to go for a different vehicle. Dunn allegedly stole a green Chevy Trailblazer, parked nearby, instead.

Kevin Cooksey, Larimore’s dad, watched the whole drama unfold from inside the gas station.

“When I see my truck door open, I was like, ‘Oh my God.

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