Surveillance video captured the moment a homeowner defended himself and his property from would-be robbers, including one that was carrying a shotgun, by wielding a wood plank as a weapon before transitioning to a machete. Not only did he successfully defend himself, but he also managed to disarm the man with the shotgun.
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The incident took place on June 17, 2017, at approximately 4:45 am in Sarasota, Florida, according to a report by Rare. In total, five men stormed onto the property, but the homeowner decided to face-off with the would-be robbers, aiming to defend himself and his home.
Initially, the homeowner defends himself by brandishing a wood plank, attempting to keep the robbers at bay. Then, he rushes out the door of his garage and into his house, returning with a machete in hand.