David Zehntner, a pilot, had been returning home from North Carolina in his personal airplane when he decided to fly over his Labelle home. From his eye in the sky Zehntner saw something strange -- a silver truck with a white camper in his driveway. So he lowered his altitude to get a closer look, according to a news release from the
And he wasn't expecting company.
The pilot's eagle eye also saw a man looking into the windows of his home before attaching his red trailer to the truck and pull it out of his driveway. The pilot followed the thief and alerted Glades County 911 dispatch operators, according to the report.
The pilot went to the scene and recovered his trailer back.
Detectives also reportedly found a loaded rifle and bullets on the floorboard of the pickup.
Haines was arrested for Grand Theft and taken to the Charlotte County Jail.