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This week, Jon Meis bravely stopped an awful situation from getting worse when he tackled and pepper-sprayed Seattle Pacific University shooter Aaron Ybarra as he was reloading his weapon.
nymag.com Published: June 8, 2014
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This week, Jon Meis bravely stopped an awful situation from getting worse when he tackled and pepper-sprayed Seattle Pacific University shooter Aaron Ybarra as he was reloading his weapon. Though other students helped Meis keep Ybarra pinned to the ground until the police arrived, the 22-year-old volunteer security guard and engineering student is being hailed as the incident's main hero. And it turns out that Meis is getting married soon, which means that all the people demoralized by the seemingly constant news of mass shootings have a chance to do something nice for a person who stopped one, New York Magazine reports.

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