Well done to the Whitianga shopowner who disarmed and knocked unconscious the knife-wielding thug trying to rob the store.
Herald story here, which begins with the story of the brave Serbian shop-owner who faced down armed attackers in his own Henderson store on Saturday night. "'He showed me the gun," said Mr Dikanovic. "I started to laugh and said, 'What do you want with that toy gun? I am from Serbia and have been in three wars'."
Two stories that put the cartoon below into context.