(Cleveland)- Cleveland police say a man who allegedly stole a dirt bike in the 18800 block of Garden Boulevard is now hospitalized with very severe injuries---inflicted by his victims.

According to reports, the man stole the bike around 10:30PM Friday evening.

The victims, ages 24 and 28, gave chase, and found the robber on East 189th Street.

Police say one man, driving a 2003 Chevrolet Malibu, hit the accused with his car.

The second man then hit him with a 2013 Kia.

They were both arrested and charged with felonious assault.

The dirt bike thief, who has not been identified, has spinal injuries and swelling on the brain, and is in critical condition.

Police say a loaded handgun was found at the scene, and the person who owned it is under investigation.

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