Man who chases thief has Christmas presents stolen

A Seattle teenager had his Christmas presents stolen while he was chasing a mugger.

A Seattle teenager had his Christmas presents stolen while he was chasing a mugger.

Misionare Toilolo, 17, left his presents at his bus stop. The presents disappeared when he returned.

The victim and one of those who chased the mugger helped collect over $800 to help him buy the presents again.

Police have arrested the mugging suspect.

Misionare had saved money from six pay packets and three months of his spending money to buy the presents, including a Sony Playstation 2 for his younger brother, The Seattle Times reports.

"That is cold, cold nature, that a person could take a bag when a citizen is trying to help another citizen," Misionare says.

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