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driver floors samurai teenager
Miller, a Burnham-On-Sea RNLI tractor driver and chairman of the
BARB hovercraft rescue service, is being hailed as a hero after
tackling a teenager who was wielding a samurai sword.
34, apprehended the youth who was threatening to harm passers-by
and door staff at the Galleries Show bar in Brean, near Burnham-On-Sea,
shortly after 01:00 hrs last Wednesday.
said: "I went back to the galleries to carry out a pickup
when I saw someone who had been expelled from the bar previously
holding what I thought was a stick."
realised that it was a samurai sword, and he was threatening people
ran to the bar, and asked them to call the police and as I was
walking back down the stairs, he was walking up towards me."
saw that he was taking the sword out, so I had no choice but to
were called to the scene and arrested the boy.
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