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Have-a-go hero: 'What I thought before deciding to tackle a knifeman' 0

Have-a-go hero: 'What I thought before deciding to tackle a knifeman'

Kris Burton was the have-a-go hero who captured a street robber in Loughborough.
He has now been described as “one-in-a-million” and deserving of “a medal” by the victim he went to rescue. A judge has given him a reward for his actions[1].
Mr Burton pu…

Have-a-go hero: 'What I thought before deciding to tackle a knifeman' 0

Have-a-go hero: 'What I thought before deciding to tackle a knifeman'

Kris Burton was the have-a-go hero who captured a street robber in Loughborough.
He has now been described as “one-in-a-million” and deserving of “a medal” by the victim he went to rescue. A judge has given him a reward for his actions[1].
Mr Burton pu…