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Mormon Bishop scares off attacker with Samurai sword

Mormon Bishop scares off attacker with Samurai sword
Posted April 24th, 2013 @ 3:54pm by Evann Gastaldo, Newser Staff

(NEWSER– When Kent Hendrix woke up yesterday to his teenage son telling him someone was being attacked in front of their house, he did what any self-respecting Mormon bishop/martial arts instructor/fourth-degree black belt holder/weapons collector would do: He grabbed his Samurai sword, ran outside, drew the sword on the attacker, and then ran after the man—barefoot. Suspect Grant Eggersten got away, but Hendrix picked up a ChapStick he dropped and memorized his license plate. "I yelled at him, 'I've got your DNA and I've got your license plate: You are so done,'" Hendrix recalls.

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