Brothers beat man attempting to break into mother's car
January 14, 2009 at 5:11 PM CST - Updated July 3 at 8:35 AM
HATTIESBURG, MS (wdam) - They saw someone breaking into their mom's car, so they took action.
Brian Evans, 27, of Bellfontaine, Ohio recieved a massive beating after neighbor's spotted him allegedly breaking into a car on Shears Road behind Lowe's in Hattiesburg.
Authorities said Evans, who recently moved to Hattiesburg, was attempting to burglarize a 2002 Mazda when he was spotted by neighbors. They called deputies, but not before a couple of guys handed out their own brand of street justice.
Evans was taken to a Hattiesburg hospital for medical treatment and then to the Lamar County jail.
Authorities said no other charges will be filed in the case.