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75 year old man fights off Iowa teens

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KENOSHA COUNTY, Wis. (KWWL) -

Wisconsin authorities in Kenosha County say a 75-year-old man fought off two Iowa teens attempting to steal a car.

The sheriff's departments says two teenagers pulled into Alex Weber's driveway Tuesday morning saying the car they were driving was out of gas.

Weber took the teens to a gas station to help refuel their car.

Authorities say when Weber and the teens returned to fill up the car, one of the teens, a 19-year-old from Mt. Pleasant tried to choke Weber with a tire iron.

The other 19 year old teen, a woman from New London tried to take his keys, but Weber fought off the two teens.  

Both teenagers managed to flee from Weber's house.  Authorities later arrested them.  

 

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