PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – An Oakland man stopped a would-be burglar with a video game gun Sunday.

Police say a 24-year-old man was at his Ophelia Street home Sunday morning playing video games when an unknown man came into his house.

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The resident told police he felt threatened and pulled out a “prop” gun, likely used in the video game he was playing, and was able to detain the intruder until police arrived.

Once on scene, police arrested the man.

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The suspect, 23-year-old Kymarr Freeman of Oakland, was charged with burglary, criminal trespass and possessing an instrument of crime.

He is currently being held in the Allegheny County Jail.

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