81-year-old Illinois man uses antique walking stick to beat thieves

Source WGN TV
Original Load Date Nov. 21, 2020, 6:01 p.m.
Last Updated Nov. 21, 2020, 6:01 p.m.
Original URL https://wgntv.com/news/81-year-old-illinois-man-uses-antique-walking-stick-to-beat-thieves/

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NILES, Ill. — An 81-year-old former Marine from suburban Chicago used his grandfather’s antique Irish walking stick to chase off three burglars and deliver one a thump in the head for his trouble. Dan and Barbara Donovan [ told the Pioneer Press ][13] newspaper group that a man in a reflective vest...