To the Editor:

My friend Roger O’Dwyer said to me Tuesday morning, “I have a new hero today. His name is James Shaw Jr.  James grabbed the weapon being used by a murderer in a Waffle House restaurant and disarmed him.

“James was not armed, yet he grabbed the hot barrel of a rifle to save others.”

 I agree with Mr. O’Dwyer. James Shaw Jr. is my new hero.

I pray he is also your new hero!

George Van Riper

Harker Heights

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I totally agree with you and your friend.

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