Mayura Dissanayake, a convenience store clerk in Houston, Texas, and once five-time MMA champion of Sri Lanka, put his training to good use and foiled the plan of would be robbers who attempted to steal from a fellow clerk.
Dissanayake immediately jumped into action and ran out into the lot to help.
“The first guy I saw, I just kicked him in the face,” Dissanayake told KPRC. “Then I punched the other guy.”
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The aggressors (who were no longer aggressive) immediately retreated, leaving one of their own, 33-year-old Odell Mathis, on the ground. Dissanayake put Mathis into submission until police arrived to arrest him.
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