Restaurant owner catches thieves in his sleep

Posted: 10/16/13 at 7:25 pm EDT      Last Updated: 10/16/13 at 7:39 pm EDT

SEEKONK, Mass. (WHDH) -- A restaurant owner in Seekonk started sleeping inside his business after a break-in caused him to be suspicious.

The decision paid off for West Wind Restaurant owner Mitchell Massiwer when the thieves broke in again and he was there to call the police.

"I could hear them prying the door. They opened up the jukebox with a pry bar so I could hear that. I immediately called 911," Massiwer said.

A part from saving his own business, he said he hopes he helped other businesses too.

"I hope I did a lot of good and I hope a lot of cases are solved because of this,” Massiwer said.

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