Meet the hero who disarmed the Waffle House shooter
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Meet the hero who disarmed the Waffle House shooter

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James Shaw Jr. is a being hailed as a hero who saved lives after disarming a man with an AR-15 at a Tennessee Waffle House early Sunday morning.

“I kinda made up my mind. … that if it was gonna come down to it, he was gonna have to work to kill me.” 29-year-old James Shaw Jr. describes the moment he disarmed a gunman who killed 4 at a Nashville-area Waffle House.

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