Emotional footage captured the moment that a woman confronted a thief who had just tried to steal her purse.

Authorities say Ezell Graham snatched Tempra Mosley’s purse and a box of doughnuts at a Nashville gas station, then attempted to flee.

Luckily, good Samaritans witnessed the incident and held the suspect down in a vehicle until police arrived.

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Dramatic video shows the moment that Mosley confronted Graham about the alleged theft.

“Sir, don’t ever do that again,” she said. “In the name of Jesus, you don’t have to do that. If you had asked me for anything, I would have helped you.”

The suspect sobbed and apologized to the woman.

Authorities say Graham is suspected in a string of four other Nashville robberies.

Watch the video below.

#VIRAL This was the intense scene at a Tiger market here in Tennessee after a suspect robbed a woman and was captured by three men.FULL STORY---> http://murfreesboro101.com/good-samaritans-restrain-accused-robber-west-nashville-gas-station/

Posted by Williamson County News on Wednesday, August 19, 2015

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