Taye Diggs’s intruder charged with felony burgarly. The American theater, film and television actor well known for his role in Private Practice had apprehended the person in question following a break in at his Los Angels home on Sunday January 27, 2013 and now had been charged with a felony burglary.
Diggs and his wife Idina Menzel were arriving back home from the 2013 Screen Actors Guild Awards when he came face-to-face with the intruder. Diggs went went a foot race while the burglar ran, he did catch and detain until police did arrive on the scene. The intruder has been identified as Hassan Omar Juma, now facing one count of first degree burglary.
If a conviction is set the twenty year old could get up to six years of prison time. Juma is due to be arraigned in court later on Tuesday January 29, 2013.
Prosecutors will be asking for the suspect to be held on $50,000 (£31,250) bail, reports Tmz.com.